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Frank Meadow Sutcliffe

English photographer

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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