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About Limehouse Basin:

Limehouse's association with opium dates back to the 19th century, when it was a hub of East Asian trade. Opium dens were clandestinely operated in Limehouse's alleys, catering to sailors, immigrants, and affluent Londoners.

The area's reputation for opium dens was famously perpetuated by sensationalist literature and media of the time. However, historical records suggest that while opium use was prevalent, it was not as widespread or nefarious as depicted.

Today, Limehouse has shed its opium-infused past and emerged as a vibrant riverside neighborhood, known for its multicultural community, historic architecture, and scenic waterfront. While echoes of its opium history remain, Limehouse is now celebrated for its cultural diversity, culinary scene, and dynamic atmosphere, attracting residents and visitors alike to its lively streets and picturesque canals.

Limehouse Basin, East London

  • What you can expect from us...


    • Products are illustrated, printed and framed in the UK.
    • We ship Internationally.
    • We produce Giclée quality wall art.
    • Fine art quality paper (210gsm - 280gsm).
    • Delivery of our framed prints and canvases can take up to 1-2 weeks.


    We use black wooden frames as a standard, with a mount as shown in the first image above.


    External dimensions of our mounted prints are:


    A4 = 340 x 427mm
    A3 = 427 x 550mm
    A2 = 550 x 724mm
    A1 = 724 x 971mm


    Please be aware that colours may vary slightly from what you see on your screen, depending on your monitor settings.


    Any questions? Please email to discuss further.

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