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Elliott & Fry

(active 1863-1962), Photographers

Artist associated with 10995 portraits
The firm of Elliott & Fry was founded in 1863 by Joseph John Elliott (1835-1903) and Clarence Edmund Fry (1840-1897), who opened their first premises at 55 Baker Street where they stayed at until 1886. The firm employed a variety of operators who took the photographs, including Francis Henry Hart and Alfred James Philpott in the Edwardian era, Herbert Lambert and Walter Benington in the 1920s and 1930s and subsequently William Flowers. In the early 1940s the studio was bombed and most of the early negatives were destroyed. Shortly after the firm's Centenary in 1963 it was taken over by and amalgamated with Bassano & Vandyk. The National Portrait Gallery owns all the surviving negatives.

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Elizabeth Barrett Browning, by Elliott & Fry, after  Macaire - NPG x136269

Elizabeth Barrett Browning

by Elliott & Fry, after Macaire
albumen carte-de-visite, mid 1860s (September 1858)
NPG x136269

Tom Taylor, by Elliott & Fry - NPG Ax30384

Tom Taylor

by Elliott & Fry
albumen carte-de-visite, 1860s
NPG Ax30384

James Clarke Hook, by Elliott & Fry - NPG Ax14838

James Clarke Hook

by Elliott & Fry
albumen carte-de-visite, 1860s
NPG Ax14838

Richard Redgrave, by Elliott & Fry - NPG Ax14845

Richard Redgrave

by Elliott & Fry
albumen carte-de-visite, 1860s
NPG Ax14845

George Richmond, by Elliott & Fry - NPG Ax14846

George Richmond

by Elliott & Fry
albumen carte-de-visite, 1860s
NPG Ax14846

John Pettie, by Elliott & Fry - NPG Ax14858

John Pettie

by Elliott & Fry
albumen carte-de-visite, 1860s
NPG Ax14858

Frederick A.C. Tilt, by Elliott & Fry - NPG Ax14869

Frederick A.C. Tilt

by Elliott & Fry
albumen carte-de-visite, 1860s-1870s
NPG Ax14869

Sir William Quiller Orchardson, by Elliott & Fry - NPG Ax14873

Sir William Quiller Orchardson

by Elliott & Fry
albumen carte-de-visite, 1860s
NPG Ax14873

Joseph Durham, by Elliott & Fry - NPG Ax14877

Joseph Durham

by Elliott & Fry
albumen carte-de-visite, 1860s
NPG Ax14877

Andrew McCallum, by Elliott & Fry - NPG Ax14917

Andrew McCallum

by Elliott & Fry
albumen carte-de-visite, 1860s
NPG Ax14917

Joseph Durham, by Elliott & Fry - NPG Ax28955

Joseph Durham

by Elliott & Fry
albumen carte-de-visite, 1860s
NPG Ax28955

James Clarke Hook, by Elliott & Fry - NPG Ax28931

James Clarke Hook

by Elliott & Fry
albumen carte-de-visite, 1860s
NPG Ax28931

Sir Francis Grant, by Elliott & Fry - NPG Ax28914

Sir Francis Grant

by Elliott & Fry
albumen carte-de-visite, 1860s
NPG Ax28914

Edward Henry Corbould, by Elliott & Fry - NPG Ax28920

Edward Henry Corbould

by Elliott & Fry
albumen carte-de-visite, 1860s
NPG Ax28920

Thomas Sidney Cooper, by Elliott & Fry - NPG Ax28921

Thomas Sidney Cooper

by Elliott & Fry
albumen carte-de-visite, 1860s
NPG Ax28921

George Thomas Doo, by Elliott & Fry - NPG Ax28924

George Thomas Doo

by Elliott & Fry
albumen carte-de-visite, 1860s
NPG Ax28924

Thomas Faed, by Elliott & Fry - NPG Ax28925

Thomas Faed

by Elliott & Fry
albumen carte-de-visite, 1860s
NPG Ax28925

William Edward Frost, by Elliott & Fry - NPG Ax28928

William Edward Frost

by Elliott & Fry
albumen carte-de-visite, 1860s
NPG Ax28928

Solomon Alexander Hart, by Elliott & Fry - NPG Ax28932

Solomon Alexander Hart

by Elliott & Fry
albumen carte-de-visite, 1860s
NPG Ax28932

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Carol Bennett

02 October 2018, 13:07

On the 'various bishops and others' page above, Nos. 1411 to 15 are Christopher Wordsworth, Bishop of Lincoln from 1869 to 1885. He was the nephew of the poet William Wordsworth and he wrote the poet's first biography.

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