British Museum Gallery of Antiquities & Houses of Parliament by Roger Fenton

These two works are part of the Royal Photographic Society Collection.


Details

Acquired in:
2003
Vendor:
Royal Photographic Society

The collection was formed as a record of the Society's history and a history of photography. It covers the period from pre-photography, including works by William H F Talbot, Henry Peach Robinson, Julia Margaret Cameron and British and American secession photography. In addition to approximately 270,000 photographs supported by the Art Fund grant the collection also includes photographic equipment, negatives, books etc.

Provenance

Largely acquired through gifts by members of the Royal Photographic Society.

Venue details

National Science and Media Museum Little Horton Lane, BRADFORD West Yorkshire BD1 1NQ 0844 856 3797 www.scienceandmediamuseum.org.uk

Entry details

Free to all

Daily, 10am – 6pm

Closed 25 Dec

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