Workers in India
c.1865 Description: ¼ plate daguerreotype, cased in gilt preserver
Place made: India
Creation Notes: The work is a copy of an earlier framed half plate daguerreotype of French design. It has a similarity to a daguerreotype of workers by Henry Pybus dated to the 1840s. The image appears later than 1840s -50s and has been dated to c 1865.
Materials & Technique: photographs, daguerreotype Support: cased in gilt preserver