Frith, Francis

Alternative names
Dates:
Birth 1822-10-07
Death 1898-02-25
Britons
English

Biographical notes:

Francis Frith, was born in Chesterfield, in 1822. An early exponent of photography, Frith set up his own company in 1859 in Reigate, publishing photographic views. He travelled around the world taking photographs and in later years employed additional photographers to satisfy demand. Frith died in Cannes in 1898, but the company continued to operate until its closure in 1971.

From the guide to the The Francis Frith Collection: Photographs of Highland Perthshire, [ca1900]-[ca1950], (University of Dundee)

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Ark ID:
w66j9r2m
SNAC ID:
44111742

Subjects:

  • Landscape photography Scotland

Occupations:

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Places:

  • Perthsire (Scotland) (as recorded)