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Joseph Parkin Mayall, Sir John Gilbert R.A.

Sir John Gilbert R.A., ca.1884

From: Joseph Parkin Mayall

RA Collection: Art

Gilbert seems to have lived in the vicinity of Blackheath, London for most of his life. The photograph was probably [copyright form dated 1883, number 1/365/271, National Archives, Kew] taken at his house at Vanbrugh Park, Blackheath where Gilbert lived from about the late 1860s or early 1870s. The painting behind the figure of Gilbert is 'Fair St George' which was exhibited at the Academy in 1881.

Object details

Sir John Gilbert R.A.
Photographed by
Published by
F.G. Stephens (ed.), Artists at home photographed by J.P. Mayall, London 1884, pl.[18]
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165 mm x 215 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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