Tenison, Edward King

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Person (Male)

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  • Amateur

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Life dates

Kilronan [County Roscommon, IRL], 1805 - Kilronan [County Roscommon, IRL], 1878

Activity

1854 Bruges (views of)
° 21.1.1805; + 19.6.1878. Anglo-Irish landowner and Irish Whig and Liberal politician living at Kilronan Castle, County Roscommon, Ireland. Calotypist. View of Bruges cathedral from a waxed paper negative. A pupil of Gustave Le Gray and Edouard Baldus, he is best known for his views of Spain, 1850-1853. King Tenison joined the Photographic Society of London in 1853 and helped to found the Dublin Photographic Society in 1854.

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1854 Bruges (views of)

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London, 1854.

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Record source

DIRECTORY_1997#4074

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FotoMuseum Provincie Antwerpen

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Dates of creation/revision

SFJ revised 10.7.2018; revised 25.7.2019 based on information supplied by M. Demaeght

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