G J (sic) Children Esq

Made:
1841-1844

Calotype salt print portrait entield 'G J (sic) Children Esq', photographed by Henry Collen between 1841 and 1844. Initialed 'C'. One of thirteen prints from the photographic album 'Calotype Portraits'. Subject is John George Children (1777-1852), chemist and mineralogist and father of photographic pioneer Anna Atkins.

Details

Category:
Photographs
Object Number:
1937-367/9
type:
calotype process
taxonomy:
  • processes and techniques
  • image making processes and techniques
  • photographic process
credit:
Matilda Talbot

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