In the caption below each image is a description of the scene being photographed. The archival reference of the image is also embedded in the description using the following format:
AREA : DESCRIPTION (PHOTO REFERENCE)
So, a reference such as 'P12: East elevation (SPARC 05 - 2336)' shows a photograph from P:12 (the West Gallery) of the East elevation, and the image has an archival reference of SPARC 05 - 2336.
You can download detailed drawings of the palace via the CAD drawings area of this website, by clicking here.
For a guide to using the image viewer, scroll down.
How to browse the online images
Click on the gallery you would like to view.
When you are in that gallery, choose a thumbnail image to see a larger version of it. Extra information will be displayed as you hover over the image, along with tool-tips explaining the various functions the image viewer is capable of (such as scrolling through the thumbnails etc.)
To return to the initial view of the image galleries, click anywhere in the enlarged image you are viewing, or use the button in the bottom, left-hand corner.