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Slide set: The boys and the raven's nest (story: Newton & Co., 8 slides, in/before 1888)

Descriptive data for this set (listed below slide images)
Slide 1
[Slide title unknown]
Slide 2
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Slide 3
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Slide 4
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Slide 5
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Slide 6
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Slide 7
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Slide 8
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Other related organisation

in stock of Newton & Co., 1899-1909 (item ref. PO)

Main type of image
drawing / painting / print
Main usage of set
Date of first manufacture
unknown  (latest possible 1888)
Source of slide images

Wilhelm Busch, Das Raben-nest (Munich: 1861)

Related slide sets

see generic title The boys and the raven's nest (generic set title – 2 different versions are known)

see also The two boys and the raven's nest (story: York & Son, 8 slides, in/before 1888)

People involved in slide production

BUSCH, Wilhelm  (1832-1908) – creator of source image(s), all 8 slides


The images are based on Wilhelm Busch's series Das Raben-Nest, number 308 in the Münchener Bilderbogen series, but have been redrawn for the slides.


8 slides known to exist in private collection

Lucerna ID  3005211

Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 22 April 2021

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