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Colour Photograph (Sanger Shepherd Lantern Slide) of a Peacock Feather (Blue Image), by E. Sanger Shepherd & Co., London, 1899

Inventory Number: 29957
Object Type:
Accession Number: 1930-26
Brief Description: Part of the boxed set 69649. Sample slide illustrating the blue layer of the Sanger Shepherd process of colour photography, introduced in 1899-1900. The blue image (formed by the cyanotype process directly on the glass) is the strongest of the three.
Primary Inscriptions:
Provenance: Presented by Henry Minn in 1930. Minn acquired it from Sarah Angelina Acland, who died in that year.
Collection Group: Minn Collection
Material(s): Glass
Height Width Depth Diameter Unit
81 81 mm

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