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The Funeral Procession of Arthur Duke of Wellington. An Elaborate Panoramic View of the Entire Funeral Procession, Upwards of Sixty-Six Feet in Length
London: Ackermann and Co., 1852 . First edition. Leporellos. Good. One of the longest and most ambitious processional panoramas ever produced, as befitting the august subject. 66 feet, or over 2,100 cm. Closed, within its chemise case, it measures 15 by 38 cm, and there are 56 panels, including a center panel with a vertical fold-out depicting the funeral car containing Wellington's coffin. Considerable wear along some folds, with a few closed tears along the folds repaired. Soiling scattered throughout the panorama. Original cloth case rebacked with matching cloth.
      [Bookseller: White Fox Rare Books and Antiques]
Last Found On: 2014-08-08           Check availability:      Biblio    


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