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John Popham of Kelston

John Popham of Kelston

Artist: Grimm, Samuel Hieronymus

Medium: Ink wash on paper

Date: 1789

Shelfmark: Additional MS 15547

Item number: f.54

Length: 19

Width: 27

Scale: Centimetres

Genre: Manuscript

A portrait of John Popham, a farmer in Kelston near Bath in Somerset, aged 94 years. Grimm was interested not only in making topographical views but also recording ordinary people in everyday situations.

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