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Cliefden

Cliefden

Photographer: Sedgfield, William Russell

Medium: Photographic print

Date: 1866

Shelfmark: 10358.d.2

Item number: 12

Length: 10.8

Width: 9

Scale: Centimetres

Genre: Photograph

The descriptive letterpress accompanying Russell Sedgfield's photograph taken at Cliefden quotes from Alexander Pope's 'Ode to Gay.'

"...A splendid view is obtained of the Taplow and Cliefden woods, with the princely mansion of Cliefden, loftily placed on the summit of the eminence, in a rich setting of trees."

Descriptive letterpress from the book 'The Thames Illustrated by Photographs'

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