History of John Gilpin hand-painted lantern slides

United Kingdom, c. 1808-1914

Photograph by Egmont Contreras, ACMI

Hand painted magic Lantern slide photo set with wooden frames with the ‘History of John Gilpin’ pictured

On display until:

ACMI: Gallery 2

11 February 2022


Production places
United Kingdom
Production dates
c. 1808-1914

Appears in

Group of items

Magic lantern slides


Collection metadata

ACMI Identifier


Curatorial section

The Story of the Moving Image → Moving Pictures → 02. Play and Illusion → MI-02-C01


100 x 178 x 10mm


hand painted glass slides mounted in timber frame

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