DAC Collection Artist Information
Frank Meadow Sutcliffe
Brief biography, in most instances from the Union List of Artist Names® Online:
Sutcliffe took up photography in 1871. From 1872 to 1873 he photographed the castles and abbeys of Yorkshire, England for Francis Frith. In 1875, Sutcliffe opened a portrait studio in Whitby, North Yorkshire, England. He specialized in commercial portraiture, but also photographed landscape views, port scenes, and genre scenes. Sutcliffe was a founding member of The Linked Ring, a group of pictorialist photographers based in London in 1892.
Artist ID number in the Union List of Artist Names®: ULAN 500031222.
The ULAN link above leads to a cataloging authority record at the Getty Research Institute.
Objects related to Frank Meadow Sutcliffe:
|Frank Meadow Sutcliffe||The “Burnt” Mill, Whitby, ca. 1900||Albumen print|
|Frank Meadow Sutcliffe||Persian Lilacs at a Railway Station, ca. 1900||Albumen print|
|Frank Meadow Sutcliffe||Stuck in the Mud, ca. 1875||Albumen print|
|Frank Meadow Sutcliffe||At Rusways, ca. 1890-1900||Photograph (possibly platinum print) printed on textured surface|
|Frank Meadow Sutcliffe||Monday Morning (Whitby Harbour), ca. 1890||Carbon print|
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