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The Central Executive Cotton Famine Relief Committee

Photo credit: Manchester Town Hall

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Painting of the meeting of the Central Executive Cotton Famine Relief Committee, Manchester. Painted in monochrome with touches of crimson, in an oak frame with appleid plaster mouldings of pendant and overlapping foliage. The work is fitted with a plaque. According to correspondence in the Kenneth Spencer Research Library, University of Kansas at Lawrence, McLachlan was the original photographer and commissioner of the work.

Manchester Town Hall

Manchester


Date

1869

Medium

oil on canvas

Measurements

H 190 x W 350 cm

Accession number

THP038001

Work type

Painting


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Manchester Town Hall

Albert Square, Manchester, Greater Manchester M60 2LA England

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