Go to Westminster Libraries & Archives home pageThe Living Room at 221B... the back of the door

Photograph of coats hung on the back of the door at 221B Baker Street (1951 exhibition)

'When Holmes, in one of his queer humours, would sit in an armchair with his hair-trigger and a hundred Boxer cartridges and proceed to adorn the opposite wall with a patriotic V. R. done in bullet-pocks, I felt strongly that neither the atmosphere nor the appearance of our room was improved by it.'

(The Musgrave Ritual)


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