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[Portrait of James Brindley]

Unnumbered slide from [Phelps Collection: images of the Bridgewater Canal] (lecture: privately made, at least 125 slides, n.d.)

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Chetham's Library, Manchester – reproduced by permission.
Digital image copyright © 2016 Chetham's Library.

Type of image
drawing / painting / print
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
Person shown

BRINDLEY, James  (1716-1772)

Related slide

same image as slide 144 of [Chetham's Library Collection: miscellaneous portraits -- box 10] (set type unknown: manufacturer unknown, 77 slides, n.d.)


The image is photographed from a 1773 mezzotint engraving by Robert Dunkarton, after a painting by Francis Parsons.


Example in Chetham's Library, Manchester, item 07.100

Example in J.J. Phelps Collection

Lucerna ID  5112748

Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 10 July 2018

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