Skeen or Scowen (attributed to) Group of Ceylonese Women and Their Children

Price $350

Ref.# 4637

Medium Albumen print from wet plate negative

Mount on original mount

Photo Date 1880c  Print Date 1880c

Dimensions 8 x 10-3/8 in. (203 x 264 mm)

Photo Country Ceylon

Photographer Country Unknown

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Standing in front of a thatched-roof dwelling, four women, a young boy, and four children pose for their portrait. More than likely taken as a token of exotica for album collections back home, or for ethnographic studies. Both Skeen and Scowen were noted for their descriptive subjects that showed different levels of society in India and Indochina.

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