Ceremonial arches over The Mall for the Coronation of Queen Elizabeth II, London

RIBApix ref no RIBA63471
Architect/DesignerBedford, Eric (1909-2001)
Artist/PhotographerToomey, Bill (1922-)
CountryUK: England
CityLondon
Subject Date1953
Image Date1953
ViewExterior
MediumPhotoprint
Library ReferenceAP 610 Royal Coronation
OrientationPortrait
Colour / B&W Black and white
Credit Architectural Press Archive / RIBA Collections
Notes NOTES: Elizabeth ascended the throne upon the death of her father, King George VI, on 6 February 1952 and was crowned Queen Elizabeth II on 2 June 1953.

Subject tags

street scenes, fantastic architecture, coronation decorations