Part of the order of the state procession for Queen Victoria's coronation in 1838, printed in red and blue by J. Hartnoll, London
1862.c.8    actual size 138x25.5 cm

 
Queen Victoria's coronation
 
  Printing during the nineteenth century
 
     
     
 

1830s

1835 George Baxter patented his colour printing process

1838 Invention in America of David Bruce's typecasting machine, capable of producing 6,000 pieces of type an hour

1838 Charles Knight patented his relief colour process 'Illuminated printing'

1839 Fox Talbot in England and Daguerre in France announced invention of photography

Engelmann in France and Hullmandel in England developed chromolithography