A late 19th century lantern slide.

This lantern slide is part of the Francis Collection of pre-cinematic apparatus and ephemera, acquired by the Australian and Victorian Governments in 1975. David Francis was the curator of the National Film and Sound Archive of the British Film Institute as well as being a co-founder of the Museum of the Moving Image in London, which was operational between 1988 and 1999.

Description of Content

A hand coloured image of a woman and man, both with rope in their hands, trying to catch a dog.

Physical Description

Panorama format multiple image lantern slide comprising a hand-coloured images on glass, mounted in rectangular wooden frame.

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