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Slide set: The photographer and the dog (story: Bamforth & Co., 6 slides, 1883-1888)

Descriptive data for this set (listed below slide images)
Slide 1
A Bull Dog having strayed into the Studio, Mr Hypo decides to take his Portrait
Slide 2
Mr Hypo has a little difficulty in arranging the subject
Slide 3
He instructs him to sit quite still and look as pleasant as possible
Slide 4
Mr Hypo proceeds to focus. Ponto does not understand the arrangement
Slide 5
Ponto changes his position. Mr Hypo also moves
Slide 6
Ponto master of the situation. N.B. -- Mr Hypo does not now photograph dogs
Other related organisations

in stock of Riley Brothers, 1887-1914 (item ref. 103)

in stock of UK Band of Hope Union, 1891

in stock of Wrench & Son, 1898

in stock of Peter Feathers, 1901

in stock of J. Lizars, 1909 (item ref. 347)

Main type of image
drawing / painting / print
Main usage of set
Date of first manufacture
unknown  (earliest possible 1883, latest possible 1888)
The Riley catalogue uses the title The photographer and the bull dog.

6 slides known to exist in private collection

Lucerna ID  3002059

Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 13 May 2024

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