at the E. J. Pratt Library, Victoria University










GEM No. 4. 1852-1854.

GEM NO. 4
Part of Baxter's Gems of the Great Exhibition, this print represents a portion of the Foreign Department. The statue on the left is that of "A Child, Dog, and Serpent," by M. Lechesne, and on the right is the companion group. In the centre is "The dead mother on the prairie with her living babe at her breast." Immediately behind the central group is another in bronze, called "The Death of the Stag," by Mr. J. De Bay, a French sculptor. Beyond that is the stained-glass window by G. Bertini, of Milan , and in the extreme distance is the organ, by Gray and Davidson. In the gallery are specimens of the productions of the silk looms of Lyons , Austria , etc.


GREAT EXHIBITION. 1851

GEM NO. 3 1852
GEM NO. 4. 1852-1854
GEMS OF THE CRYSTAL PALACE