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.

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Photograph and text 2006 Jacqueline Banerjee. You may use this image without prior permission for any scholarly or educational purpose as long as you (1) credit the photographer and (2) link your document to this URL in a web document or cite the Victorian Web in a print one.


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

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