Queen Elizabeth Gate (London, England) : Raking view of one of the gates

Creator:
Wynne, David, b. 1926
Published/Created:
London, England, United Kingdom
Hyde Park Corner (southeast corner of Hyde Park) S. Carriage Dr.
1992-1993
Date Depicted:
5/3/2007
Materials:
forged and patinated stainless steel; bronze
Notes:
Unveiled 6 July 1993 by Queen Elizabeth II. The Queen Elizabeth Gate and the Hyde Park Corner Screen are on the boundary of Hyde Park at Hyde Park Corner. The central screen is by David Wynne and the gates were designed by Giuseppe Lund, sculptor and architectural metalsmith. The six gates, railings and lamps are made from forged stainless steel and bronze. They are patinated; all coloring is from heat and natural oxides.
Variant Titles:
Queen Elizabeth The Queen Mother Gate
Topics:
Architecture -- Britain -- 20th century -- (YVRC)
Sculpture -- Britain -- 20th century -- (YVRC)
Period/Style:
Twentieth century
Culture:
British
Accession Number:
1A2-E-L-QMG-A9
Coordinates:
+51.504045-0.152288
Genre:
gate structures (AAT)
open spaces: parks (recreation areas) (AAT)
sculpture (AAT)
Format:
Image
Content Type:
Sculptures, Models, & Architecture
Rights:
Copyright Scott Gilchrist, Archivision, Inc
The use of this image may be subject to the copyright law of the United States (Title 17, United States Code) or to site license or other rights management terms and conditions. The person using the image is liable for any infringement.
Access Restrictions:
Yale Community Only
Digital:
architectural elements; openings (architectural elements) ; gates; visual works; sculpture (visual work) allegory; animal; architecture; contemporary (1960 to present); decorative arts; rulers and leaders
Source Creator:
Gilchrist, Scott
Source Title:
Archivision Addition Module Seven
Source Created:
2878 Chamonix, Montreal QC
Archivision, Inc.
5/3/2007
Source Note:
Purchase, Visual Resources Collection, May, 2011; photographer Scott Gilchrist
Yale Collection:
Visual Resources Collection
Digital Collection:
Visual Resources Collection
Local Record Number:
4349
OID:
10471965
PID:
digcoll:1860215