GB/NNAF/P301527

Silvaf, Philips Antione Hippolyte (1801-1879)

Gender: Male

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Functions, occupations and activities

Born in Pondicherry, India (8 January 1801); lived and worked as an artist in Ceylon (1820s); produced illustrations for books about the natural history of Ceylon;

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Archival Resources

Number noted: 2

Manuscript volume of watercolours (12), entitled 'An Account of the pearl fisheries of Ceylon 1843', 1843

Held at Cambridge University Library: Royal Commonwealth Society Library
Asia Collection
RCS Library (1975), The manuscript catalogue of the Library of the Royal Commonwealth Society
Papers listed

Manuscript volume of watercolours of costumes in Ceylon, entitled 'A collection of the different costumes in the Island of Ceylon', c1840s

Held at Cambridge University Library: Royal Commonwealth Society Library
Asia Collection
RCS Library (1975), The manuscript catalogue of the Library of the Royal Commonwealth Society
Papers listed

Date of creation: 11 July 02 14:42