Item 2 - Glass slide of illustration [possibly a pencil sketch] by [ ]

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GB 249 T-TYR/8/2


Glass slide of illustration [possibly a pencil sketch] by [ ]


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2 copies of 1 glass slide

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Showing Olympus, surrounded by clouds and rising from a square grid. Around the grid are seven figures [which seem to relate to various phases of life through childhood, adolescence, maturity and senescence].

One copy is labeled: ‘William Hume, 1 Lothian Street, Edinburgh’.

One copy is labeled: ‘William Hume, 14 Lothian Street, Edinburgh’.

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  • English

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Cracks through left half of one slide.

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