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Slide set: The King of the Golden River: or the Black Brothers. A legend of Styria (story: privately made, 18 slides, n.d.)

Descriptive data for this set (listed below slide images)
Slide 1
The King of the Golden River
Slide 2
South West Wind, Esq., knocking at the Black Brothers' door
Slide 3
South West Wind, Esq., seated on the hob
Slide 4
South West Wind, Esq., bowing to the Black Brothers
Slide 5
Storm Scene
Slide 6
Card of South West Wind, Esquire
Slide 7
The Black Brothers drinking, and Gluck working
Slide 8
Gluck looking out at the Golden River
Slide 9
The Golden Dwarf appearing to Gluck
Slide 10
Gluck looking up the Chimney
Slide 11
The Black Brothers beating Gluck
Slide 12
Hans and Schwartz fighting
Slide 13
Schwartz before the Magistrate
Slide 14
Hans and the Dog
Slide 15
The Black Stone
Slide 16
Schwartz ascending the Mountain
Slide 17
Priest giving Gluck Holy Water
Slide 18
Gluck and the Child
People involved in slide production

DOYLE, Richard  (1824-1883) – creator of source image(s), all 18 slides


The slides are photographed from the engravings of Doyle's main illustrations to the 1851 publication of Ruskin's story. The image titles here are those listed in the text.


18 slides known to exist in private collection

Lucerna ID  3010576

Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 5 September 2019

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