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photograph - The Keeper's Rest, Ribbleside
  • The Keeper's Rest, Ribbleside
    Fenton, Roger, born 1819 - died 1869
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The Keeper's Rest, Ribbleside

  • Object:


  • Place of origin:

    Lancashire (photographed)

  • Date:

    1858 (photographed)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Fenton, Roger, born 1819 - died 1869 (photographer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    albumen silver print from wet collodion negative

  • Credit Line:

    Gift of Miss W.M.A. Brooke

  • Museum number:


  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level F, case X, shelf 48, box B

Physical description

Photograph depicting a group of five men and dog beside the river bank. Two men are holding rifles and one is holding a fishing rod and net.

Place of Origin

Lancashire (photographed)


1858 (photographed)


Fenton, Roger, born 1819 - died 1869 (photographer)

Materials and Techniques

albumen silver print from wet collodion negative


Height: 35.1 cm, Width: 42.7 cm

Descriptive line

Photograph by Roger Fenton, 'The Keeper's Rest, Ribbleside'. England, 1858.

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

Ahlund, Mikael (ed.), The Pre-Raphaelites Stockholm : Nationalmuseum, 2009
Taken from Photography Department index card catalogue




Photography; Albumen process; Wet collodion process

Subjects depicted

Fishing rod; River; Rifles; Fishing net


Photographs; Rural life


Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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