Engraving from Old & New Edinburgh - published 1890

The Royal Institution

The Royal Institution  -  Princes Street

Engraving from 'Old & New Edinburgh'  -  The Royal Institution in Princes Street  -  including Queen Victoria's statue

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The Royal Institution  -  Princes Street

Here is the Royal Institution, the first of two Art Galleries to be built at the Foot of the Mound, Princes Street.

In this view, Queen Victoria and other statues can be seen on top of the gallery.  These had not been added at the time of Shepherd's earlier engraving, published in 1829.