Hyde Park Screen by Decimus Burton in 1820 as Buckingham Palace's entry to Hyde Park. Frieze by John Herring. The screen is often incorrectly called Hyde Park Gate, which is in fact the name of the nearby neighborhood.

Photograph and text 2006 Jacqueline Banerjee. This image may be used freely without prior written permission for any educational or scholarly use.

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The London Encyclopaedia. Ed. Ben Weinreb and Christopher Hibbert. London: Macmillan, rev. ed. 1992.

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