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Slide set: The daily life of the Amir of Afghanistan (lecture: Newton & Co., 7 slides, 1905-1909)

Descriptive data for this set
Other related organisation

in stock of Newton & Co., 1909-1913 (item ref. XW)

Main type of image
drawing / painting / print
Main usage of set
Retail price
8s. 6d. coloured, 1s. 3d. plain (Newton 1913 catalogue)
Date of first manufacture
unknown  (earliest possible 1905, latest possible 1909)
People involved in slide production

FORESTIER, Amédée  (1854-1930) – creator of source image(s), slide 6


The images originally appeared in a supplement to the Illustrated London News of 21 January 1905. The ILN drawings are by several artists, credited as 'based on sketches by an official in the Amir's service.'

Lucerna ID  3008612

Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 20 June 2021

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