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William England

English photographer

Brief biography, in most instances from the Union List of Artist Names® Online:
England was a Daguerreotypist in London from 1840 to 1845. England joined the London Stereoscopic Co in 1854, becoming the chief photographer from 1858 to 1863. After this date he operated independently. England was noted for his photographs of landscape, architecture, interiors and sculpture. England photographed in England, Ireland and Switzerland after 1858. England joined the London Photographic Society in 1871 and became president in 1886. He was also associated with the West London Photographic Society, the Photographic Society and the Photographic Society of Great Britain.

Artist ID number in the Union List of Artist Names®: ULAN 500036894.
The ULAN link above leads to a cataloging authority record at the Getty Research Institute.

Objects related to William England:

William England Gorge du Trient à Venayaz, ca.1860-1880 Albumen print
http://dac-collection.wesleyan.edu/art35806 is a persistent link to this page with no user-session information.

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