Lantern Slide - Woman Riding a Horse, 1830-1880 Image Reg. No: MM 40402

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.
Single lantern slide, comprising circular hand-coloured print on glass, with black mask, mounted in rectangular wooden frame. Lever missing
Description Of Content:
Hand painted illustration depicting a woman wearing a green dress and black hat, cantering on a brown horse.
Acquisition Information:
Loan & Subsequent Donation from Australian Film Institute (AFI)
Discipline: Technology
Dimensions: 100 mm (Height), 176 mm (Width)

More information

Tagged with: horses, illustrations, horse riding, lantern slides
Themes this item is part of: Francis Collection, Images & Image Making Collection, Leisure Collection
Primary Classification: RECREATION & TOURISM
Secondary Classification: Storytelling
Tertiary Classification: illustrations
Format: Lantern Slide - Lever Type: Hand Coloured; Wooden Framed - Single Image
Date Made: England, Great Britain, 1830-1880

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