Loading... Please wait...
  • Rundle Street c.1882 featuring the Beehive corner to the right before the facade we know and love was added in in 1895 and crowned with a Golden Bee.
  • Image 2
  • Image 3
  • Image 4

Henn, Rundle Street, Architecture, Adelaide, Giclée


Product Description

Giclee, Henn & Co, Architecture, Adelaide, South Australia, Rundle Street

Archival Limited Edition Giclee Inkjet technique after the original lithograph by Louis Henn & Co from 1882-1884.

The lithographer of original lithograph (1882-84) may have been Frederick Sear, an interesting character...

Corner of Rundle Street and King William Street a major shopping precinct (now a mall) in the city of Adelaide.

On the left is the famous "Bee-hive Corner". A Haberdasher held the coveted corner lease in at this time (1882-84). A new gothic facade was added in 1895, That has remained to the present. The opposite corner was an Inn at this time, and in more recent times, Darrel Lee Chocolates.

In May 1915 Alfred Haigh moved next door To the haberdasher, number 34 King William Rd, but soon claimed the high profile position to become of Haigh’s Chocolate Depot c.1916.

Number 34 King William Rd had been occupied by Carl Stratmann since 1913, but the hanging of the German Flag in protest of the German male interment, coinciding with the  Gallipoli Campaign of 1915, resulted in Stratmann leaving that premises...

Size of image = 32.5cm x 24.5cm ( 13 x 9 2/3 inch)

Limited Edition Issued with /200 with Certificate

Product Reviews

Write Review

This product hasn't received any reviews yet. Be the first to review this product!



Recent Updates

Connect with us