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Joseph Parkin Mayall, John Pettie R.A.

John Pettie R.A., ca.1884

From: Joseph Parkin Mayall

RA Collection: Art

Having moved from Scotland to London in 1862, Pettie and his wife first lived in Gloucester Road, Regent's Park in a house previously occupied by William Powell Frith R.A. However the location of the photograph, as confirmed by a copyright form of 1883, [National Archives, Kew], is Pettie's studio in 'The Lothians', a house he had built for his famly in Fitzjohn's Avenue, Hampstead. According to The Art Journal1893, the studio was considered the finest in London.

Object details

Title
John Pettie R.A.
Photographed by
Published by
Photographed by
From
F.G. Stephens (ed.), Artists at home photographed by J.P. Mayall, London 1884, pl.[12]
Date
ca.1884
Object type
Photograph
Place of Publication
London
Medium
Photogravure
Dimensions

214 mm x 165 mm

Collection
Royal Academy of Arts
Object number
05/4673
This image is from a book

Artists At Home Photographed By J.P. Mayall, And Reproduced In Facsimile By Photo-Engraving On Copper Plates. Edited, With Biographical Notices And Descriptions, By F.G. Stephens - London:: 1884. [All rights reserved.]

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