Illingworth - Antique and Vintage Cameras

Slogas

T. Illingworth & Co. Ltd

London

England

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Slow gaslight paper.

  • Two packets of 17, 3 ¼" x 4 ¼" papers. Vigorous matt. Price 1/-.
  • Packet of 26, 3 ½" x 2 ½" papers. Vigorous glossy. Price 1/-. Distributed by Ilford.
  • Packet of 22, 2 ¾" x 1 ¾" papers. Portrait glossy (soft). Price 6d.

This was available in two grades, Soft, at first called Portrait and hard, called Ordinary or Vigorous. In the late 1920s two further grades were available in bulk only - Medium and Special Soft. Three surfaces were available - Glossy, Matt and Satin (also called Satin-art).

References & Notes:
BJA 1911, p. 350. BJA 1917, p. 178. BJA 1921, p. 179. BJA 1929, p. 144. BJA 1932, p. 129.

Illingworth Bromide Paper

  • Packet of 17, 3 ¼" x 4 ¼" papers. Glossy. Retailer's label of Westminster Photographic Exchange Ltd. 111 Oxford St, W1 and 119 Victoria St, SW1.
  • Zelvo. Packet of 17, 3 ¼" x 4 ¼" papers. Soft velvet. c. 1904.

This was made in a large number of surfaces, colour tints and grades. Zelvo was the name given to velvet finish papers.

References & Notes:
BJA 1905, p. 157. BJA 1909, p. 24. BJA 1911, p. 349. BJA 1912, p. 366. BJA 1917, p. 176. BJA 1921, p. 175. BJA 1932, p. 128.


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