An overview of the Avenue, or Avenyn, in Gothenburg at the end of the 1800th century. The avenue is actually called Kungsportsavenyn - or if you want to be really picky: Kungsportsavenyen.
The name Kungsportsavenyen was the original from the city plan changes on September 5, 1867. After many discussions and reversals in the decisions, about thirty famous Gothenburgers, tenants and homeowners came together and demanded back Kungsportsavenyen as the name of the new avenue when they had discovered that they would be obliged to pay for the change of their addresses again.
The controversy that formed the basis of the previous discussion was the designation aveny, which was perceived as foreign. The first parts of the avenue were built around 1872 through the 'Kalmarehus building'. The street was dominated by large exclusive residential buildings and was an elegant and popular promenade that began at Kungsportsbron in the north and ended at Lorensbergs Park in the south. Here, men in high hats and women in their most beautiful skirts had their Sunday walks. The first store was not opened until 1914, a grocery store at No. 24, the Sturefors district.
© Sjöberg Bildbyrå
Frame is not included.
Note that the images will be cropped slightly differently depending on the size you choose. Read more about image and image quality here: FAQ.
Frame not included for posters but needs to be purchased separately - either via the popup that opens when you add to cart or via our collection page for frames.
Our posters and canvas comes from one of the world's leading manufacturers of fine art prints - Hahnemühle.
The 200g paper is matte with a structure and warm tone that gives the image a fantastic depth. Thanks to the unbeatable quality of the paper, you can count on a durability of up to 60 years if you avoid strong sunlight or other loads.
Our canvas is printed on Hahnemühle's exclusive 370g Art Canvas Smooth with a natural white tone and a fantastic color reproduction. Our canvas prints are as close as you can get to real art.
You will find more product information below FAQ
We deliver to the whole world and always offer free shipping! Depending on which country you ship to, the delivery may mean that certain customs duties and taxes are added - there is no additional duty or tax on deliveries within, among others, the EU, USA or Norway.
Delivery time is normally 1-3 working days within the Nordic countries, 2-5 to others Europa and 3-8 working days in other parts of the world. If you order from Norway, your order will be delivered with Fedex, to Sweden and other parts of the world with DHL. Your package is normally delivered to your nearest delivery point!
Fast delivery and the product fully met my expectations. Will definitely order again.
Really good quality paper and fast delivery!
Extremely good quality and printed on a thick paper.
Fast free shipping.
Will buy more nice posters or canvas prints 😁
Smooth and fast service with well-packed fine goods.
Very nice quality and good pictures perfect on the walls!
Fast delivery and a perfect product, meets all expectations
Super happy with this product. Nice colors and very close to the original !!
Fast delivery and incredibly good quality on my large items 100X140!
Good quality, but myself removed the place window from the frame as it reflected so much that you could barely see the board.
Good delivery with accurate, safe and neat packaging
Suitable art for the history lover! Very satisfied with both quality and service.
Solid quality. Nice paper !!
Fast delivery. Very nice pictures.
I'm so glad I found your website, nice motifs that inspired! Found what I was looking for, received a nice response in customer service and fast delivery when I finally decided. Good quality of the poster I ordered. Thanks!