2021

Treasures of pre-cinema history 

The magic lantern

Pictures

No. 01

Soldiers Dream

Maker:
Thomas Clare
Materials/Techniques:
Hand-painted picture / Glass / Wood
Dimensions:
Hight: 200 mm, Width: 250 mm (Frame) / Hight: 153 mm, Width: 153 mm (Glass)

No. 03 a

Church Window by Moonlight

Maker:
Thomas Clare
Materials/Techniques:
Hand-painted picture / Glass / Wood

No. 04

Ruins of Pompeii

Maker:
Thomas Clare
Materials/Techniques:
Hand-painted picture / Glass / Wood
Literature:
The Rhine, Italy, and Greece by Wright, G. N. (George Newenham). London & Paris 1841. Engraving between page 51 & 52.

Notes

Signature "Clare" at 6 o'clock. Initial "TC" on the trunkyard.

No. 06

Ruins of Sibyl's Temple at Tivoli

Maker:
Thomas Clare
Materials/Techniques:
Hand-painted picture / Wood / Glass.
Dimensions:
Frame 250 x 200 mm, Glass 107 x 103 mm
Literature:
Oil painting by William Pagte 1833. Findens Landscapes.

Notes

Signature "Clare 1850" on the wall. Title "Tivoli" bottom left.

No. 11

Shady Creek Canal, Winter

Maker:
Thomas Clare
Materials/Techniques:
Handcoloured. Wood. Glass.
Dimensions:
Frame 250 x 200 mm, Glass 127 x 127 mm

No. 14

The Aurora Borealis

Maker:
Thomas Clare
Materials/Techniques:
Hand-painted picture / Wood / Glass
Dimensions:
Frame 250 x 200 mm, Glass 107 x 107 mm

No. 19

The Spectre of the Broken

Maker:
Thomas Clare
Materials/Techniques:
Hand-painted picture / Wood / Glass
Dimensions:
Frame 250 x 200 mm, Glass 127 x 127 mm

Notes

Initials "TC" at the left corner bottom.

No. 20

The Spectre of the Broken

Maker:
Thomas Clare
Materials/Techniques:
Hand-painted picture / Wood / Glass.
Dimensions:
Frame 250 x 200 mm, Glass 127 x 127 mm

Notes

Initials "TC" in the black sky.

No. --

Crucification

Maker:
Thomas Clare
Materials/Techniques:
Hand-painted picture / Mahogany wood / Glass.

No. --

Isle of Bute?

Materials/Techniques:
Photographic image / Wood / Glass

Notes

Motive on the Isle of Bute? The former home of the collection.

No. --

Queen Victoria

Materials/Techniques:
Hand-coloured photographic image / Wood / Glass
Dimensions:
Frame 250 x 200 mm, Glass 107 x 107 mm

No. --

Explosion on a ship.

Materials/Techniques:
Hand-coloured photographic image / Wood / Glass