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Slide set: [RAMM Collection: miscellaneous landscape and portrait paintings] (miscellaneous: maker unknown, at least 11 slides, n.d.)

Descriptive data for this set (listed below slide images)
[River scene with waterfall]
[Portrait of unidentified man]
[Portrait of unidentified man]
The Right Hon. Matthew Wood, twice Lord Mayor of London, 1815 and 1816
[Engraving of unidentified house and church]
[Portrait of unidentified man]
[Portrait of unidentified man]
[Portrait of Sir John Bowring]
The noted John Cooke of Exeter
[Portrait of George Oliver]
[Facsimile of letter from Joshua Reynolds to Mr Northcote, 1776]
Number of slides
at least 11

maker unknown, England

Main type of image
drawing / painting / print
Main usage of set
Date of first manufacture
People involved in slide production

DEVIS, Arthur William  (1762-1822) – creator of source image(s), slide [4]

SAY, William  (1768-1834) – creator of source image(s), slide [4]

People appearing in slides

BOWRING, Sir John  (1792-1872) – slide [8]

WOOD, Sir Matthew, 1st Bart  (1768-1843) – slide [4]


Several of the portraits show people with connections to Exeter or the surrounding area, suggesting that these slides may have belonged to a lecture on that subject.

Lucerna ID  3008638

Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 7 December 2015

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