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Thomas Allom Collection

Thomas Allom was a talented artist and illustrator who captured the beauty of various landscapes and cultures in his works

Background imageThomas Allom Collection: The Genius of Poetry Finding Burns at the Plough, 1840. Artist: John Rogers

The Genius of Poetry Finding Burns at the Plough, 1840. Artist: John Rogers
The Genius of Poetry Finding Burns at the Plough, 1840. Robert Burns, Scottish poet. Burns (1759-1796) was a pioneer of the Romantic movement

Background imageThomas Allom Collection: Pagoda and Village, on the Canal near Canton, China, c1840. Artist: WH Capone

Pagoda and Village, on the Canal near Canton, China, c1840. Artist: WH Capone
Pagoda and Village, on the Canal near Canton, China, c1840

Background imageThomas Allom Collection: The Imperial Travelling Palace at the Hoo-Kew-Shan, China, c1840. Artist: J Sands

The Imperial Travelling Palace at the Hoo-Kew-Shan, China, c1840. Artist: J Sands
The Imperial Travelling Palace at the Hoo-Kew-Shan, China, c1840

Background imageThomas Allom Collection: Windlesham Church, Surrey, 19th century. Artist: E Radclyffe

Windlesham Church, Surrey, 19th century. Artist: E Radclyffe
Windlesham Church, Surrey, 19th century

Background imageThomas Allom Collection: The Great Eastern Railway Terminus and Hotel at Harwich, 1865. Creator: Unknown

The Great Eastern Railway Terminus and Hotel at Harwich, 1865. Creator: Unknown
The Great Eastern Railway Terminus and Hotel at Harwich, 1865. 'The town and port of Harwich...is now becoming one of the most important stations of our commerce with Holland, Germany

Background imageThomas Allom Collection: Plymouth Public Library, 1829 (engraving)

Plymouth Public Library, 1829 (engraving)
863258 Plymouth Public Library, 1829 (engraving); (add.info.: Plymouth Public Library. Illustration by Thomas Allom (1804-72) for "Devonshire Illustrated", London, 1829

Background imageThomas Allom Collection: Road bridge across Mouse Water, at Cartland Crags, 1872 (engraving)

Road bridge across Mouse Water, at Cartland Crags, 1872 (engraving)
864853 Road bridge across Mouse Water, at Cartland Crags, 1872 (engraving); (add.info.: Road bridge across Mouse Water, at Cartland Crags (Cartlane Craigs), near Lanark, Scotland

Background imageThomas Allom Collection: Free Public Library and Museum, Liverpool, the gift of W. Brown, Esq

Free Public Library and Museum, Liverpool, the gift of W. Brown, Esq. to his fellow-townsmen, 1860. Creator: Unknown
Free Public Library and Museum, Liverpool, the gift of W. Brown, Esq. to his fellow-townsmen, 1860. The new library and museum is situated on the northerly side of Shaw's-brow

Background imageThomas Allom Collection: Villa in Naples, n.d. Creators: Unknown, Thomas Allom

Villa in Naples, n.d. Creators: Unknown, Thomas Allom
Villa in Naples, n.d

Background imageThomas Allom Collection: Gungootree, the Sacred Source of the Ganges, 1845. Creator: Unknown

Gungootree, the Sacred Source of the Ganges, 1845. Creator: Unknown
Gungootree, the Sacred Source of the Ganges, 1845. River Ganges at Gangotri in India. From "Hindostan, The Shores of the Red Sea, and The Himalaya Mountains, Vol. I". [Fisher, Son & Co

Background imageThomas Allom Collection: The Diligence in the Alps, n.d. Creator: Thomas Allom

The Diligence in the Alps, n.d. Creator: Thomas Allom
The Diligence in the Alps, n.d

Background imageThomas Allom Collection: Panorama of Constantinople and the Dardanelles - the Sublime Porte, 1850. Creator: Unknown

Panorama of Constantinople and the Dardanelles - the Sublime Porte, 1850. Creator: Unknown
Panorama of Constantinople and the Dardanelles - the Sublime Porte, 1850. Gate to the Imperial Palace and Fountain of Ahmed III

Background imageThomas Allom Collection: Tiberius (Galilee), in Palestine. c. 1837 (watercolour)

Tiberius (Galilee), in Palestine. c. 1837 (watercolour)
5306131 Tiberius (Galilee), in Palestine. c. 1837 (watercolour) by Allom, Thomas (1804-72); (add.info.: by Thomas Allom (1804-1872). English architect. artist

Background imageThomas Allom Collection: The Sack of Corinth, 1870 (oil on canvas)

The Sack of Corinth, 1870 (oil on canvas)
1199616 The Sack of Corinth, 1870 (oil on canvas) by Allom, Thomas (1804-72); 148x239.4 cm; Private Collection; Photo eChristies Images; English, out of copyright

Background imageThomas Allom Collection: Picturesque Sketches in Spain: Title Page, 1837

Picturesque Sketches in Spain: Title Page, 1837

Background imageThomas Allom Collection: Thirlmere & Helvellen &c. From Raven Crag, c1830s. Creator: Unknown

Thirlmere & Helvellen &c. From Raven Crag, c1830s. Creator: Unknown
Thirlmere & Helvellen &c. From Raven Crag, c1830s. View of Thirlmere, a reservoir, and Helvellyn, a mountain, in the Lake District. [Fisher, Son & Co. London, ]

Background imageThomas Allom Collection: The Salon d abdication, Fontainbleau, c1840. Creator: JB Allen

The Salon d abdication, Fontainbleau, c1840. Creator: JB Allen
The Salon d abdication, Fontainbleau, c1840. French emperor Napoleon I (1769-1821) abdicated at the Chateau de Fontainebleau in France in 1815

Background imageThomas Allom Collection: Marriage Procession at the Blue-cloud Creek, Chin-keang-foo, c1843-1858. Creator: Samuel Bradshaw

Marriage Procession at the Blue-cloud Creek, Chin-keang-foo, c1843-1858. Creator: Samuel Bradshaw
Marriage Procession at the Blue-cloud Creek, Chin-keang-foo, c1843-1858. Chinese wedding procession with the bride being carried in a palanquin. [Fisher, Son & Co. London & Paris]

Background imageThomas Allom Collection: Valley of Linmouth, North Devon, c1830. Creator: Joseph Clayton Bentley

Valley of Linmouth, North Devon, c1830. Creator: Joseph Clayton Bentley
Valley of Linmouth, North Devon, c1830. Dramatic gorge near the village of Lynmouth in Devon, on the northern edge of Exmoor

Background imageThomas Allom Collection: Stirling Castle, 19th century. Creator: W Wallis

Stirling Castle, 19th century. Creator: W Wallis
Stirling Castle, 19th century. View of the ramparts of Stirling Castle in Scotland, with soldiers in Highland dress

Background imageThomas Allom Collection: Rue du Chapeau Rouge, Bordeaux, mid 19th century. Creator: Henry Adlard

Rue du Chapeau Rouge, Bordeaux, mid 19th century. Creator: Henry Adlard
Rue du Chapeau Rouge, Bordeaux, mid 19th century. View of a street in the city of Bordeaux, southwestern France

Background imageThomas Allom Collection: Wonersh Park, c1845. Creator: E Radclyffe

Wonersh Park, c1845. Creator: E Radclyffe
Wonersh Park, c1845. View of Wonersh House and deer park in Surrey. The house was built in the 17th century and was home to Lord Grantley

Background imageThomas Allom Collection: Windlesham Church, mid 19th century. Creator: E Radclyffe

Windlesham Church, mid 19th century. Creator: E Radclyffe
Windlesham Church, mid 19th century. View of the church at Windlesham in Surrey

Background imageThomas Allom Collection: The Bosphorus, with the Castles of Europe and Asia, 1846. Creator: Thomas Allom (1804-72)

The Bosphorus, with the Castles of Europe and Asia, 1846. Creator: Thomas Allom (1804-72)
The Bosphorus, with the Castles of Europe and Asia, 1846 (w/c on paper). depicts the medieval fortress, Rumeli Hisari, built by Mehmet II

Background imageThomas Allom Collection: The Mall and Waterloo Place, Westminster, London, c1845. Artist: Thomas Allom

The Mall and Waterloo Place, Westminster, London, c1845. Artist: Thomas Allom
The Mall and Waterloo Place, Westminster, London, c1845. View showing the suggested site for the Duke of Wellingtons statue. The Duke of Yorks Column is in the background

Background imageThomas Allom Collection: Prince Albert laying the first stone of the new Royal Exchange, London, 17th January

Prince Albert laying the first stone of the new Royal Exchange, London, 17th January 1842

Background imageThomas Allom Collection: The Grand Central and Egyptian Saloons, British Museum, Holborn, London, c1836. Artist

The Grand Central and Egyptian Saloons, British Museum, Holborn, London, c1836. Artist
The Grand Central and Egyptian Saloons, British Museum, Holborn, London, c1836

Background imageThomas Allom Collection: Custom House and River Thames, 1839. Artist: Frederick James Havell

Custom House and River Thames, 1839. Artist: Frederick James Havell
View of the Port of London showing the Custom House and shipping on the River Thames, London, 1839

Background imageThomas Allom Collection: Goods forwarded by railway, 19th century. Artist: Thomas Allom

Goods forwarded by railway, 19th century. Artist: Thomas Allom
Goods forwarded by railway, 19th century. Interior view of the upper works of Pickfords depot, Oval Road, Camden Town, London, showing figures moving freight and barrels

Background imageThomas Allom Collection: Old General Post Office, St Martins le Grand, London, 1829. Artist: CJ Emblem

Old General Post Office, St Martins le Grand, London, 1829. Artist: CJ Emblem
View of a street scene on St Martins le Grand, London, 1829 showing the Old General Post Office

Background imageThomas Allom Collection: Panoramic view of London, 1846. Artist: James Tibbitts Willmore

Panoramic view of London, 1846. Artist: James Tibbitts Willmore
Panoramic view of London from the steeple of St Bride looking east, 1846; showing St Pauls Cathedral in the centre and the River Thames to the right

Background imageThomas Allom Collection: Thames Haven Dock, London, c1830. Artist: Thomas Allom

Thames Haven Dock, London, c1830. Artist: Thomas Allom
Bird s-eye view of the Thames Haven Dock, London, 1830; showing the intended Commercial and Collier Docks

Background imageThomas Allom Collection: General Post Office, London, 1829. Artist: CJ Emblem

General Post Office, London, 1829. Artist: CJ Emblem
View of the Old General Post Office on the east side of St Martins le Grand, St Pauls Cathedral and the Bull and Mouth Inn, London, 1829

Background imageThomas Allom Collection: Arrival of Marriage Presents at the Bridal Residence, 1843

Arrival of Marriage Presents at the Bridal Residence, 1843. From China in a series of Views by George Newenham Wright

Background imageThomas Allom Collection: Boudoir and bedchamber of a lady of rank, China, 1843. Artist: Thomas Allom

Boudoir and bedchamber of a lady of rank, China, 1843. Artist: Thomas Allom
Boudoir and bedchamber of a lady of rank, China, 1843. From China in a Series of Views by George Newenham Wright

Background imageThomas Allom Collection: Garden of the Imperial Palace, Peking, China, 1843. Artist: Thomas Allom

Garden of the Imperial Palace, Peking, China, 1843. Artist: Thomas Allom
Garden of the Imperial Palace, Peking, China, 1843. From China in a series of Views by George Newenham Wright

Background imageThomas Allom Collection: The Great Wall of China, 1843. Artist: Thomas Allom

The Great Wall of China, 1843. Artist: Thomas Allom
The Great Wall of China, 1843. From China in a series of Views by George Newenham Wright

Background imageThomas Allom Collection: Rice Sellers at the Military Station of Tong-Chang-Too, China, 1843

Rice Sellers at the Military Station of Tong-Chang-Too, China, 1843. From China in a Series of Views by George Newenham Wright

Background imageThomas Allom Collection: Scene from the Spectacle of The Sun and Moon, China, 1843. Artist: Thomas Allom

Scene from the Spectacle of The Sun and Moon, China, 1843. Artist: Thomas Allom
Scene from the Spectacle of The Sun and Moon, China, 1843. From China in a Series of Views by George Newenham Wright

Background imageThomas Allom Collection: Pavilion and Gardens of a Mandarin near Peking, China, 1843. Artist: Thomas Allom

Pavilion and Gardens of a Mandarin near Peking, China, 1843. Artist: Thomas Allom
Pavilion and Gardens of a Mandarin near Peking, China, 1843. From China in a Series of Views by George Newenham Wright

Background imageThomas Allom Collection: Jugglers Exhibiting in the Court of a Mandarins Palace, China, 1843. Artist

Jugglers Exhibiting in the Court of a Mandarins Palace, China, 1843. Artist
Jugglers Exhibiting in the Court of a Mandarins Palace, China, 1843. From China in a Series of Views by George Newenham Wright

Background imageThomas Allom Collection: Dinner Party at a Mandarins House, China, 1843. Artist: G Patterson

Dinner Party at a Mandarins House, China, 1843. Artist: G Patterson
Dinner Party at a Mandarins House, China, 1843. From China in a Series of Views by George Newenham Wright

Background imageThomas Allom Collection: Showroom of a Lantern Merchant in Peking, China, 1843. Artist: Thomas Allom

Showroom of a Lantern Merchant in Peking, China, 1843. Artist: Thomas Allom
Showroom of a Lantern Merchant in Peking, China, 1843. From China in a Series of Views by George Newenham Wright

Background imageThomas Allom Collection: Apartment in a Mandarins House, near Nanking, China, 1843. Artist: Thomas Allom

Apartment in a Mandarins House, near Nanking, China, 1843. Artist: Thomas Allom
Apartment in a Mandarins House, near Nanking, China, 1843. From China in a Series of Views by George Newenham Wright

Background imageThomas Allom Collection: The Culture and Preparation of Tea, China, 1843. Artist: Thomas Allom

The Culture and Preparation of Tea, China, 1843. Artist: Thomas Allom
The Culture and Preparation of Tea, China, 1843. From China in a Series of Views by George Newenham Wright

Background imageThomas Allom Collection: Hierapolis seen from the theatre, in Denizli Province, modern Turkey

Hierapolis seen from the theatre, in Denizli Province, modern Turkey. After a work dated 1838 by artist Thomas Allom. The city was founded in ancient Phrygia as a thermal spa in pre-Christian times

Background imageThomas Allom Collection: Picturesque Sketches Spain Title Page 1837 Thomas Allom

Picturesque Sketches Spain Title Page 1837 Thomas Allom
Picturesque Sketches in Spain: Title Page, 1837. Thomas Allom (British, 1804-1872), Hodgson & Graves 6, Pall Mall, London, after David Roberts (British, 1796-1864)

Background imageThomas Allom Collection: The Polo Temple, Tai-Hou, China, c1840. Artist: J Sands

The Polo Temple, Tai-Hou, China, c1840. Artist: J Sands
The Polo Temple, Tai-Hou, China, c1840



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Thomas Allom was a talented artist and illustrator who captured the beauty of various landscapes and cultures in his works. In "The Genius of Poetry Finding Burns at the Plough, " he portrays poet Robert Burns amidst a rustic scene, showcasing his ability to bring characters to life. Another masterpiece, "Pagoda and Village, on the Canal near Canton, China, " transports us to the serene waterways of China with intricate details by WH Capone. Allom's fascination with Chinese architecture is evident in "The Imperial Travelling Palace at the Hoo-Kew-Shan. " This stunning piece showcases his skill in capturing grandeur through J Sands' brushstrokes. On a different note, Allom also depicted Windlesham Church in Surrey with E Radclyffe's delicate touch, highlighting his versatility as an artist. "The Polo Temple, Tai-Hou" takes us back to China once again as J Sands captures its cultural heritage beautifully. Meanwhile, Tiberius (Galilee) immerses us into biblical times through Allom's exquisite watercolor techniques. In "The Sack of Corinth, " we witness Allom's talent for storytelling as he depicts historical events on canvas with vivid colors and emotions. His attention to detail shines through once more in "Home of a Chinese Merchant near Canton, " where he brings alive everyday life in China during that era. Allom also ventured beyond landscapes and history; he illustrated books such as "Picturesque Sketches in Spain: Title Page. " This demonstrates his ability to capture the essence of a country through artistry alone. Nature lovers will appreciate Thirlmere & Helvellen &c. , which showcases breathtaking scenery from Raven Crag using unknown creator’s vision under Allom’s guidance. Lastly, we are transported back in time to witness Napoleon Bonaparte's abdication at Fontainbleau Palace thanks to JB Allen’s collaboration with Allom.