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Alken, Henry Thomas, 1784–1851

Panorama of Epsom Race Course / H. Alken lith.

London : Ackermann and Co., 96, Strand, May 31st, 1854.
London : Johnson & Bassent, 2, Tudor Pl. Tottenham Ct. Rd., [1854]
Physical Description:
1 prints on 4 joined sheets : hand-colored lithograph ; sheets end-to-end 21 x 221 cm, rolled to 21 x 17 cm (scroll format)
Rare Books and Manuscripts
SF335.G7 A45 1854 Flat A
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Not Evaluated
A continuous strip view.
Title from accompanying key plan (in plain line).
Abbey, J.R. Life in England in aquatint and lithography, 1770-1860, 600
BAC: British Art Center copy is the Abbey copy. Enclosed in contemporary green linen-covered wrapper, onto which the key map is affixed.
Subject Terms:
Epsom Derby, England (Horse race) -- Pictorial works.
Horse racing -- England -- Pictorial works.
Jackson & Bassent -- Printer.
Lithographs -- Hand-colored -- 1854.
Panoramas -- England.
Scrolls -- England -- 19th century.
Ackermann, Rudolph, 1764-1834, publisher.

  • The rubbing house
  • Nicholson's refreshment booth
  • Liverpool stand
  • The stewards old stand
  • Winning post
  • Bornard's stand
  • Careless refreshment booth
  • Steward stand
  • Weight house
  • The grand stand
  • Distance post
  • Refreshment booth
  • The Tam Road
  • Tattenham Corner
  • Stables or horse booths
  • The Hill
  • Stewart's old stand
  • The old winning post
  • The start
  • Nicolson's refreshment booth
  • Winning post
  • Number post
  • The paddock.

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