From:Nathan Lyons Research Center, Visual Studies Workshop
Name/TitleUntitled [Hobby Drive]
About this objectView of a dirt road through the woods on the Hobby Drive in Devon. The Hobby Drive was developed in the early 19th century and runs through the Clovelly village in Devon near the Bideford Bay.
Place MadeDevon, England
MakerFrancis Frith & Co.
Medium and MaterialsAlbumen print.
Inscription and Marksverso: [pencil] Clovelly Hobby Driveverso: [pencil] 79:088:02
Measurements13.3 cm x 20.3 cm (image)
27.8 cm x 35.5 cm (mat)
Subject and Association DescriptionFrancis Frith is a 19th century English photographer who traveled the Middle East extensively taking collodion photographs. Frith’s photographs were distributed to the public primarily through postcards. Frith eventually established the large and successful Francis Frith & Co. photograph studio.
Subject and Association KeywordsFrancis Frith
Subject and Association KeywordsFrancis Frith & Co.
Subject and Association KeywordsEngland
Subject and Association KeywordsDevon, England
Subject and Association KeywordsClovelly, England
Subject and Association KeywordsHobby Drive
Object TypeAlbumen Print