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STONE, Sir John Benjamin [1838-1914].
East Birmingham.

Description:
- PHOTOGRAPHY - BIRMINGHAM - FOLK LORE

*An original coloured lithograph from 'Vanity Fair' by SPY [Leslie Ward]. Born in Birmingham, glass manufacturer, Conservative politician, prolific amateur photographer. He travelled to Spain, Norway, Japan and Brazil [where he photographed the solar eclipse of 1890], founded the National Photographic Record Association and was official photographer at the coronation of George V. His archive of thousands of images is in Birmingham Central Library.

Vanity Fair. London.

Date Published: 1902.

Stock No. 15281

Price: 60.00

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