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Worldly Wiseman

Slide 9 of Bunyan's Pilgrim's progress (story: York & Son, 40-43 slides, in/before 1888)

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Mervyn Heard Collection – reproduced by permission.
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Alternative versions and views of this slide
Worldly Wiseman – alternative version ‘a’
Type of image
photograph of life models in studio set
height 3.25 inches (8.3 cm), width 3.25 inches (8.3 cm)
(all dimensions are nominal; individual examples of this slide may have varied slightly from these values).
glass / paper
Production process
photography, on glass substrate

The illustrated example from the RAMM Collection appears to have been reconstructed after breakage, using part of the mount and labels from the York slide and a (drawn) image from another slide probably from a different version of Pilgrim's Progress.


Example in Mervyn Heard Collection

Example in Royal Albert Memorial Museum Collection, item 312/1977/32  (1977-  )

this slide has been rebound at some stage, with the incomplete mount rotated anticlockwise by 90 degrees

Lucerna ID  5028555

Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 27 June 2019

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