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Slide set: Comic triplets (comic: Riley Brothers, 17-29 slides, in/before 1890)

Descriptive data for this set
Other related organisation

in stock of Riley Brothers, 1890-1914 (item ref. 325)

Main type of image
drawing / painting / print
Main usage of set
Date of first manufacture
unknown  (latest possible 1890)
Related slide sets

contains The bookworm and the geese (comic: Bamforth & Co., 3 slides, 1890)

contains The old man and the mastiff (comic: Bamforth & Co., 3 slides, 1890)

contains The bull and the bicycle (comic: Bamforth & Co., 3 slides, 1890)

contains The peasant and pigs (recitation: Bamforth & Co., 3 slides, 1890)

contains Speed versus strength (comic: Bamforth & Co., 3 slides, 1890)

contains The muff and the moth (comic: Bamforth & Co., 2 slides, 1890)

contains The moonlight serenade (comic: manufacturer unknown, 3 slides, in/before 1890)

contains Gunpowder plot (comic: J. Green & Son, 3 slides, in/before 1891)

contains The gossips (comic: Bamforth & Co., 3 slides, 1889)

contains Studies in black and white(wash) (comic: manufacturer unknown, 2 slides, in/before 1888)


In the 1891 Riley catalogue only the first six sub-sets are listed; by 1905 four others (some of which had previously been listed as separate sets) have been added.

Lucerna ID  3000650

Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 11 March 2015

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