Gothic Revival interior, Strawberry Hill

#Picture Number BU63

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Victorian illustration to download showing a picture of aristocratic men and women conversing politely in an ornate room at Strawberry Hill, Twickenham, decorated in the Gothic style. The house was built and decorated by Horace Walpole between 1749 and 1776, and initiated the Gothic Revival. The ceilings and niches are vaulted, and the panelling and door cases are carved with Gothic motifs.