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    Hawarden, Clementina Viscountess, born 1822 - died 1865
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Photograph

  • Date:

    1858-1861

  • Artist/Maker:

    Hawarden, Clementina Viscountess, born 1822 - died 1865

  • Museum number:

    457:31-1968

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level F, case X, shelf 33, box HXXII

Physical description

Dundrum House, grounds: six unidentified men, standing, chopping and sawing broken tree; branches in foreground; trees in background.

Date

1858-1861

Artist/maker

Hawarden, Clementina Viscountess, born 1822 - died 1865

Dimensions

Height: 108 mm, Length: 92 mm

Historical context note

From departmental notes

'Clementina, Lady Hawarden (Untitled) Photographic Study (or) Study from Life (D.120) c.1858-c.1861 Dundrum House, grounds: six unidentified men, standing, chopping and sawing broken tree; branches in foreground; trees in background. Inscription (verso): No 4 (or) No 43 Print from same negative as PH 457-1968:125 (D.121) . 108 x 92 mm PH 457-1968:31 Series 21 Literature: Microfilm: 3.19.34 Like other amateur photographers of her era who were often wealthy landowners.Lady Hawarden photographed workers on her estate. However, rather than fixing them in emblematic poses, as Fox Talbot often did, she photographed men carrying out everyday tasks'

Descriptive line

19thC; Hawarden C, D 120, Dundrum House, grounds, c. 1858-61

Bibliographic References (Citation, Note/Abstract, NAL no)

Literature: Microfilm: 3.19.34

Categories

Scotland

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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