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Francis Frith & Co.

English photography studio and publisher

Brief biography, in most instances from the Union List of Artist Names® Online:
The firm was established 1859, dissolved 1971. In 1859, the photographer Francis Frith established the firm "Francis Frith & Co." in Reigate, Surrey, England. The firm published stereocards, portfolios, illustrated books and later postcards, of Frith's photographs. After Frith's death in 1898, his family ran the firm until it was sold in 1968, and finally dissolved in 1971.

Artist ID number in the Union List of Artist Names®: ULAN 500033382.
The ULAN link above leads to a cataloging authority record at the Getty Research Institute.

Objects related to Francis Frith & Co.:

Francis Frith & Co. Raglan Castle, The Keep and Moat, ca. 1860-1880 Photographic postcard with hand manipulation in area of sky
Francis Frith & Co. Raglan Castle, ca. 1860-1880 Photographic postcard with hand manipulation in area of sky
Francis Frith & Co. Tintagel Valley, ca. 1860-1880 Photographic postcard with hand manipulation in area of sky
Francis Frith & Co. Tintagel, The Valley, ca. 1860-1880 Photographic postcard with hand manipulation in area of sky
Francis Frith & Co. Stokesay Castle, Gatehouse West, ca. 1860-1880 Photographic postcard with hand manipulation in area of sky
Francis Frith & Co. Westminster Abbey, ca. 1860-1880 Photographic postcard
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