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Jubilee Procession in a Cornish Village, A.G. Sherwood Hunter (1846-1919)
Jubilee Procession in a Cornish Village, A.G. Sherwood Hunter (1846-1919)
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Five little girls, Polperro, Cornwall. 1860-1870s
Five little girls, Polperro, Cornwall. 1860-1870s
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The Harbour, Cadgwith, Cornwall. 1908
The Harbour, Cadgwith, Cornwall. 1908
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William and Ada Gill, Comprigney House, Truro, Cornwall. Before 1916
William and Ada Gill, Comprigney House, Truro, Cornwall. Before 1916
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Samuel John Govier s father, Samuel Govier , and his mother, Annie, in the doorway of his photographic van, Cornwall
Samuel John Govier s father, Samuel Govier , and his mother, Annie, in the doorway of his photographic van, Cornwall
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Samuel John Govier posed in fancy dress on his bicycle, locality unknown but somewhere in West Cornwall. Early 1900s
Samuel John Govier posed in fancy dress on his bicycle, locality unknown but somewhere in West Cornwall. Early 1900s
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Five young ladies, Polperro, Cornwall. 1860-1870s
Five young ladies, Polperro, Cornwall. 1860-1870s
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Houses on the hillside, Polperro, Cornwall. 1860-1870s
Houses on the hillside, Polperro, Cornwall. 1860-1870s
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Portrait of a lady, Polperro, Cornwall. 1860-1870s
Portrait of a lady, Polperro, Cornwall. 1860-1870s
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Edith and Annie Mitchell in the woods, Luxulyan, Cornwall. 1914
Edith and Annie Mitchell in the woods, Luxulyan, Cornwall. 1914
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St Pirans Oratory during construction of the concrete shell, Perranzabuloe, Cornwall. 1910
St Pirans Oratory during construction of the concrete shell, Perranzabuloe, Cornwall. 1910
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Annual Event of Cornish Mutual Assurance Company Ltd, Truro, Cornwall. 1954
Annual Event of Cornish Mutual Assurance Company Ltd, Truro, Cornwall. 1954
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Jubilee Procession in a Cornish Village, A.G. Sherwood Hunter (1846-1919) Featured Image

Jubilee Procession in a Cornish Village, A.G. Sherwood Hunter (1846-1919)

Oil on canvas, Newlyn School, June 1897. This painting is a wonderful record of a lantern procession held to commemorate Queen Victoria's Diamond Jubilee in 1897. The women and girls in the procession, all dressed in white and carrying Chinese lanterns, are shown snaking their way through the Cornish fishing village of Newlyn. George Sherwood Hunter was born in Aberdeen and visited Newlyn around the turn of the century. He settled there permanently in 1902 where he taught alongside Stanhope and Elizabeth Forbes at the Newlyn School of Painting. Like many artists associated with the Newlyn School, Hunter was interested in depicting working people around the ports and villages of Cornwall. The painting underwent considerable conservation and restoration in 2010 which meant that, for the first time in over 100 years, the exquisitely painted faces of those in the procession could be seen in all their subtle glory. The delicate beauty in the children's faces is made more remarkable when one takes into consideration the very limited palette Hunter works with

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Workmen uncovering a group of cists at the excavation site of the Iron Age cemetery at Harlyn Bay, St Merryn, Cornwall
Workmen uncovering a group of cists at the excavation site of the Iron Age cemetery at Harlyn Bay, St Merryn, Cornwall
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Group at the excavation site of the Iron Age cemetery at Harlyn Bay, St Merryn, Cornwall. 1900
Group at the excavation site of the Iron Age cemetery at Harlyn Bay, St Merryn, Cornwall. 1900
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Waterfall outside Waterfall Gardens, Truro, Cornwall. Probably around 1910
Waterfall outside Waterfall Gardens, Truro, Cornwall. Probably around 1910
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A Concert Party, Artist Unknown
A Concert Party, Artist Unknown
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Regatta and Carnival Week, Fowey, Cornwall. August 1993
Regatta and Carnival Week, Fowey, Cornwall. August 1993
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The Gullett Family, John Opie (1761-1807)
The Gullett Family, John Opie (1761-1807)
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Hinamatsuri Egg Diorama, Japanese
Hinamatsuri Egg Diorama, Japanese
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The Pope Family at Droskyn, Perranporth, Perranzabuloe, Cornwall. Early 1900s
The Pope Family at Droskyn, Perranporth, Perranzabuloe, Cornwall. Early 1900s
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Naming ceremony of Mullions first lifeboat, the Daniel J. Draper, Penzance, Cornwall. 10th September 1867
Naming ceremony of Mullions first lifeboat, the Daniel J. Draper, Penzance, Cornwall. 10th September 1867
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Cathedral Caves, Perranporth, Perranzabuloe, Cornwall. Probably 1920s
Cathedral Caves, Perranporth, Perranzabuloe, Cornwall. Probably 1920s
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Mayors Ball, Lostwithiel, Cornwall. December 1989
Mayors Ball, Lostwithiel, Cornwall. December 1989
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Row boat near Gerrans, Cornwall. 1910s
Row boat near Gerrans, Cornwall. 1910s
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The Gullett Family, John Opie (1761-1807) Featured Image

The Gullett Family, John Opie (1761-1807)

Oil on canvas, English School, circa 1786. This family portrait by the Cornish artist John Opie, shows Christopher Gullet, Clerk of the Peace for Devon, with his wife Anne and youngest child Georgina. John Opie was born in Harmony Cottage, Trevellas, between St Agnes and Perranporth in Cornwall. He was the youngest of the five children of Edward Opie, a master carpenter, and his wife Mary (nee Tonkin). He showed a precocious talent for drawing and mathematics, and by the age of twelve he had mastered the teachings of Greek mathematician Euclid and opened an evening school for poor children where he taught reading, writing and arithmetic. His father, however, did not encourage his abilities, and apprenticed him to his own trade of carpentry. Opie's artistic abilities eventually came to the attention of local physician and satirist, Dr John Wolcot (who used the pen name Peter Pindar), who visited him at the sawmill where he was working in 1775. Recognising a great talent, Wolcot became Opie's mentor, buying him out of his apprenticeship and insisting that he come to live at his home in Truro. Wolcot provided invaluable encouragement, advice, tuition and practical help in the advancement of his early career, including obtaining many commissions for work. In 1781, having gained considerable experience as a portraitist travelling around Cornwall, Opie moved to London with Wolcot. There they lived together, having entered into a formal profit-sharing agreement. Although Opie had received a considerable artistic education from Wolcot, the doctor chose to present him as a self-taught prodigy; a portrait of a boy shown at the Society of Artists the previous year, had been described in the catalogue as "an instance of Genius, not having ever seen a picture." Wolcot introduced the "Cornish wonder" to leading artists, including Sir Joshua Reynolds, who was to compare him to Caravaggio and Velazquez

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Chapel Rock, Perranporth, Perranzabuloe, Cornwall. Around 1900
Chapel Rock, Perranporth, Perranzabuloe, Cornwall. Around 1900
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Reen Sand Dunes, Perranporth, Perranzabuloe, Cornwall. Around 1900
Reen Sand Dunes, Perranporth, Perranzabuloe, Cornwall. Around 1900
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A view across the beach from the western cliff, Bedruthan Steps, St Eval, Cornwall. Probably 1920s
A view across the beach from the western cliff, Bedruthan Steps, St Eval, Cornwall. Probably 1920s
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Meeting in the Council Chamber, City Hall, Boscawen Street, Truro, Cornwall. Date unknown but probably early 1900s
Meeting in the Council Chamber, City Hall, Boscawen Street, Truro, Cornwall. Date unknown but probably early 1900s
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Mayor Making, Fowey, Cornwall. May 1996
Mayor Making, Fowey, Cornwall. May 1996
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A group posed on the beach, Padstow, Cornwall. Probably 1890s or early 1900s
A group posed on the beach, Padstow, Cornwall. Probably 1890s or early 1900s
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The Obby Oss, Padstow, Cornwall. 1966
The Obby Oss, Padstow, Cornwall. 1966
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Chainwalk, Kenwyn, Cornwall. Early 1900s
Chainwalk, Kenwyn, Cornwall. Early 1900s
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Bedruthan Steps, St Eval, Cornwall. Probably 1920s
Bedruthan Steps, St Eval, Cornwall. Probably 1920s
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Cornish Folk-dance Festival at Treyew Road, Truro, Cornwall. 26th May 1923
Cornish Folk-dance Festival at Treyew Road, Truro, Cornwall. 26th May 1923
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Public event at Prideaux Place, Padstow, Cornwall. Possibly 1899
Public event at Prideaux Place, Padstow, Cornwall. Possibly 1899
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Mullion Cove (Porth Mellin), Mullion, Cornwall. 13th June 1908
Mullion Cove (Porth Mellin), Mullion, Cornwall. 13th June 1908
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The Obby Oss, Padstow, Cornwall. 1966 Featured Image

The Obby Oss, Padstow, Cornwall. 1966

The May Day Obby Oss festival with the parade moving through the town. The Obby Oss is an integral part of the May Day celebrations in Padstow. Each year, on the 1st May, the town is decorated in greenery and the Oss (horse) parades the streets, followed by a teaser who holds a padded bat. The procession is accompanied by accordions, drums and singing. The fearsome Oss wears a large mask and swirling skirts under which he tries to catch young maids. Photographer: Charles Woolf

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Unidentified two funnelled steam yacht off Harlyn Bay, St Merryn, Cornwall. Probably early 1900s
Unidentified two funnelled steam yacht off Harlyn Bay, St Merryn, Cornwall. Probably early 1900s
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Houses on Trevone Road, Trevone Bay, Padstow, Cornwall. Probably early 1900s
Houses on Trevone Road, Trevone Bay, Padstow, Cornwall. Probably early 1900s
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Carnival Entries, Lostwithiel, Cornwall. July 1990
Carnival Entries, Lostwithiel, Cornwall. July 1990
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Missionary Exhibition, Boscawen Street, Truro, Cornwall. 1913
Missionary Exhibition, Boscawen Street, Truro, Cornwall. 1913
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Portrait of little girl, Grampound, Cornwall. Early 1900s
Portrait of little girl, Grampound, Cornwall. Early 1900s
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View through the village, Mitchell, St Newlyn East, Cornwall. 1957
View through the village, Mitchell, St Newlyn East, Cornwall. 1957
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Perranporth Carnival, Perranzabuloe, Cornwall. Around 1920s
Perranporth Carnival, Perranzabuloe, Cornwall. Around 1920s
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