Thomas Hughes

Made:
1880 in England
photographer:
Lock and Whitfield

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'Thomas Hughes', 1880 A photographic portrait of Thomas Hughes Q.C
The Kodak Collection at the National Media Museum, Bradford
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A Woodburytype entitled 'Thomas Hughes', taken by Lock and Whitfield in 1880. This Woodburytype is taken from a series of seven volumes entitled 'Men of Mark'. Published between 1876 and 1883, each volume featured 36 portraits of prominent men of the time. A brief biographical essay by Thompson Cooper (1837-1904) accompanied each portrait.

A Woodburytype portrait entitled 'Thomas Hughes', taken by Lock and Whitfield in 1880.

Thomas Hughes Q C (1822-1896) was an English author and lawyer, most famous for his novel 'Tom Brown's School Days' (1857).

This Woodburytype is taken from a series of seven volumes entitled 'Men of Mark'. Published between 1876 and 1883, each volume featured 36 portraits of prominent men of the time. A brief biographical essay by Thompson Cooper (1837-1904) accompanied each portrait.

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Category:
Photographs
Object Number:
1990-5036/6007/26
type:
photograph
taxonomy:
  • visual and verbal communication
credit:
The Kodak Collection at the National Media Museum, Bradford

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