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Photograph - Geoffrey Bevington and Sons Leather Factory

Geoffrey Bevington and Sons Leather Factory

  • Object:


  • Place of origin:

    Britain (made)

  • Date:

    about 1864 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:


  • Materials and Techniques:

    Albumen print from wet collodion on glass negative

  • Museum number:


  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level F, case X, shelf 819

Physical description

Image of a leather factory from the exterior with factory workers and a large chimney.

Place of Origin

Britain (made)


about 1864 (made)



Materials and Techniques

Albumen print from wet collodion on glass negative


Height: 363 mm, Length: 432 mm

Object history note

Acquired from the photographer.

Descriptive line

Photograph, Bevington & Sons Leather works, about 1864

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

Val Williams and Susan Bright, How we are: photographing Britain, from the 1840s to the present London: Tate Publishing, 2007. ISBN: 9781854377142.

Subjects depicted

Factory workers; Chimney stacks




Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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