Cape Cornwall and the Brisson Rocks
Frith and Co. [photographers]
1850 - 1870
306 x 381 mm
Fox Talbot Museum, Wiltshire
An Albumen print depicting a view of Cape Cornwall and the Brisson Rocks, Cornwall looking from above. In the foreground is a cottage with a man standing outside, looking at the camera. Additionally there numerous ruined buildings. In the midground on the peak of the cape is the Heinz Monument and beyond that out to sea are the Brisson Rocks The print is surrounded by a grey border that is printed onto the card mount, which is subject to slight foxing. Handwritten in pencil, recto bottom left is the title "Cape Cornwall & the Brisson Rocks" and possibly the number "135". Also Verso top right "Cape Cornwall"
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Frith and Co. [photographers] , photographer and publisher