Various Bishops and Archbishops
3 of 4 portraits of Anthony Wilson Thorold
Various Bishops and Archbishops
by and after Elliott & Fry
bromide print, 1890s
7 7/8 in. x 5 1/4 in. (199 mm x 134 mm) image size
Artistback to top
- Elliott & Fry (active 1863-1962), Photographers. Artist associated with 10995 portraits.
Sittersback to top
- Robert Bickersteth (1816-1884), Bishop of Ripon. Sitter in 8 portraits.
- John William Colenso (1814-1883), Bishop of Natal. Sitter associated with 13 portraits.
- Samuel Ajayi Crowther (circa 1807-1891), Bishop of Western Africa and linguistic scholar. Sitter in 4 portraits.
- Richard Durnford (1802-1895), Bishop of Chichester. Sitter in 10 portraits.
- James Fraser (1818-1885), Bishop of Manchester. Sitter in 7 portraits.
- Harvey Goodwin (1818-1891), Bishop of Carlisle and Lecturer, Cambridge University. Sitter in 6 portraits.
- John Jackson (1811-1885), Bishop of Lincoln and Bishop of London. Sitter in 17 portraits.
- George Richard Mackarness (1823-1883), Bishop of Argyll and The Isles. Sitter in 1 portrait.
- William Dalrymple Maclagan (1826-1910), Bishop of Lichfield and Archbishop of York. Sitter in 14 portraits.
- Alfred Ollivant (1798-1882), Bishop of Llandaff. Sitter in 6 portraits.
- Archibald Campbell Tait (1811-1882), Archbishop of Canterbury. Sitter in 36 portraits.
- Anthony Wilson Thorold (1825-1895), Bishop of Rochester and of Winchester. Sitter in 4 portraits.
- James Russell Woodford (1820-1885), Bishop of Ely. Sitter in 7 portraits.
Events of 1890back to top
Current affairsWilliam Booth, founder of the Salvation Army, publishes In Darkest England, in which he compares the supposedly 'civilised' England with 'Darkest Africa'. A critique of the degenerate state of society, Booth also proposed social welfare schemes to alleviate the sufferings of the urban poor.
The world's first electric underground railway opens to the public in London, passing under the Thames and linking the City of London and Stockwell.
Art and scienceWilliam Morris founds the Kelmscott Press, a revival of art and craft techniques of book printing. Publications included The Works of Geoffrey Chaucer (1896), with decorative designs and typeface by Morris and illustrations by Edward Burne-Jones.
Vincent Van Gogh dies after shooting himself in the chest in Auvers-sur-Oise, France.
Oscar Wilde's The Picture of Dorian Gray first appears in Lippincott's Monthly Magazine .
InternationalCecil Rhodes, organiser of the diamond-mining De Beers Consolidated Mines, becomes premier of Cape Colony as part of his expansionist aims in South Africa.
In Germany, Kaiser Wilhelm II dismisses Otto von Bismarck.
An international anti-slavery conference is held in Brussels, leading to the signing of a treaty by all the major maritime nations covering action to be taken against the trade in Africa and suppression of it by sea.
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