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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

John Pettie R.A.
Photographed by
Published by
Photographed by
F.G. Stephens (ed.), Artists at home photographed by J.P. Mayall, London 1884, pl.[12]
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Place of Publication

214 mm x 165 mm

Royal Academy of Arts
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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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