Series 4 - Thomas Blaikie images

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Reference code

GB235 BLT/4


Thomas Blaikie images


  • 1785 - ? (Creation)
  • ? - 2018 (Accumulation)

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Extent and medium

Two boxes, one containing two framed prints and another containing two unframed prints and two photographs. (Boxes 3 and 4)

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Scope and content

Four engravings of notable French figures and two photographs of decorative items thought to belong to Blaikie and his family.

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Conditions governing access

Open for consultation on appointment with the archivist.

Conditions governing reproduction

Permission for reproduction required from RBGE.

Language of material

  • French
  • Latin

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Physical characteristics and technical requirements

The images are fragile and require careful handling, including the use of gloves for the photographs.

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