Blackfriar’s Bridge Painting

An image of a river with snowy banks. In the foreground there is a horse drawn sled. It is in a gold frame.
Blackfriars Bridge by John F. Harris

Country of Origin: Canada
Year: ca. 1860
Materials: Oil and canvas 

One of the earliest pictures of Blackfriars Bridge, this image was painted by John Fitzjohn Harris. It depicts a wooden structure over the river. From the image, early London can be seen with small structures along the Thames.