DAC Collection Artist Information
Charles T. Scowen
British (English) photographer, active Sri Lanka (then Ceylon)
Brief biography, in most instances from the Union List of Artist Names® Online:
Charles Scowen arrived in Ceylon in the early 1870s and opened a photographic studio called "Scowen & Co." in Kandy by 1876. He opened a second studio in Colombo by the 1890s.
Artist ID number in the Union List of Artist Names®: ULAN 500036555.
The ULAN link above leads to a cataloging authority record at the Getty Research Institute.
Objects related to Charles T. Scowen:
|Charles T. Scowen||Street Scene in Indian Village, ca. 1870-1880||Albumen print|
|Charles T. Scowen||Hindoo Temple, Colombo, ca. 1870-1880||Albumen print|
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