Bearnes Hampton & Littlewood’s three-day fine art sale on January 29-31 in Exeter includes several photographs possibly taken by the founder of the Photographic Society, Roger Fenton (1819-69).
Included in a large photo album once
belonging to his friend Col Edmund Gilling Hallewell (1822-69), a
professional army officer and noted amateur artist, the six
unsigned, large-format photographs of Bolton Abbey are thought to
have been taken by Fenton in 1854.
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