The Italian Terraces, Crystal Park

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Baron Carlo Marochetti (1805-1867)


The Italian Terraces, Crystal Palace, south-east London

Other Views of the Terraces

  • The Italian Terraces, Crystal Park
  • View from the upper terrace steps
  • Pair of sphinxes flanking steps from upper terrace
  • Sphinx at the south side, with traces of colour
  • Steps leading from the terrace to the "Grand Central Walk"
  • Retaining wall of the lower terrace
  • Lower terrace, viewed from below, from the south side
  • Related Material

  • Photograph of the Palace in this location (the terraces can be glimpsed directly in front of the building, above the parkland)
  • Biography of Baron Marochetti
  • Bust of Paxton
  • The dinosaur pools
  • Crystal Palace Station
  • Photograph and text by Jacqueline Banerjee, 2009/10.

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