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Birmingham Law Courts BL11042

Birmingham Law Courts BL11042


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Filename: bl11042.jpg

Size: 3954 x 4770 (4.8MB)

Date: 12th November 2008

Source: Historic England

Credit: Historic England Archive

Source: English Heritage Images

Job Title: Photographer

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Birmingham Law Courts BL11042

VICTORIA LAW COURTS, Corporation Street, Birmingham. Centre block and end in perspective. Photographed by Bedford Lemere in September 1891

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Media ID 1340448

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> Architecture > Victorian Architecture

> Historic Images > Famed Photographers > Bedford Lemere Collection (1860s-1944)

> Historic Images > The Victorian Age > The 1890s

> Towns and Cities > Birmingham


EDITORS COMMENTS
Bedford Lemere's captivating photograph, BL11042, showcases the grandeur and intricacy of the Victorian Law Courts in Birmingham, taken in September 1891. This iconic image transports us back in time to the late 19th century, as we gaze upon the Centre block and end of Corporation Street's most impressive architectural masterpiece. The Victoria Law Courts, a testament to Victorian Gothic architecture, was designed by the renowned architect, John Henry Chamberlain. The building's imposing presence is marked by its pointed arches, ornate carvings, and intricate stonework. Each detail, from the gargoyles perched atop the towers to the intricate ironwork adorning the windows, is captured with meticulous precision by Bedford Lemere's lens. The Centre block, with its impressive facade, stands proudly at the heart of the complex. The symmetrical arrangement of the windows and the vertical lines of the towers create a sense of balance and harmony. Meanwhile, the end of the building, with its recessed arches and elaborate decorative details, adds a sense of drama and intrigue. This photograph is a reminder of the rich architectural heritage of Birmingham and the significant role that the Victorian Law Courts played in the city's history. Bedford Lemere's masterful composition and attention to detail bring the building to life, allowing us to appreciate its beauty and historical significance in a new light.

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