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Lantern Slide - Woman Riding a Donkey, 1830-1880 Image Reg. No: MM 40406

Summary:
A 19th century lantern slide.

This lantern slide is part of the Francis Collection of pre-cinematic apparatus and ephemera, acquired by the Australian and Victorian Governments in 1975. David Francis was the curator of the National Film and Sound Archive of the British Film Institute as well as being a co-founder of the Museum of the Moving Image in London, which was operational between 1988 and 1999.
Description:
Single lantern slide, comprising circular hand-coloured print on glass, with black mask, mounted in rectangular wooden frame.
Description Of Content:
Hand painted cartoon of a woman in a blue and white striped dress and hat riding a donkey.
Acquisition Information:
Loan & Subsequent Donation from Australian Film Institute (AFI)
Discipline: Technology
Dimensions: 99 mm (Height), 176 mm (Width)

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Tagged with: illustrations, cartoons, donkeys, lantern slides
Themes this item is part of: Francis Collection, Images & Image Making Collection
Primary Classification: RECREATION & TOURISM
Secondary Classification: Storytelling
Tertiary Classification: illustrations
Format: Lantern Slide: Colour; Wooden Framed - Single Image
Date Made: 1830-1880

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