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Names:
Other: Negretti and Zambra 
Includes: Henry Negretti 
Includes: Joseph Zambra 
Active:  UK
 
  
Official photographers for the Crystal Palace Company (1853). 
  
Stereographs project 
  
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London, England, UK 
  
*[Henry Negretti, J. Zambra who worked alone in London, 50s-60s; no other ref. to Negretti found] Listed 60-76, various addresses; "Photo's to the Crystal Palace" or "Steroscopic Department, Crystal Palace"; issued views also for the "Crystal Palace Art Union", 59; pub. the first stereoscopic views of the Holy Land, taken by Frith; varied but uncommon other views, Scotland, Wales, etc., most seen are from 50s/60s; used blindstamp; also made lantern slides. 
  
T.K. Treadwell & William C. Darrah (Compiled by), Wolfgang, Sell (Updated by), 11/28/2003, Photographers of the World (Non-USA), (National Stereoscopic Association)
Credit: National Stereoscopic Association with corrections and additions by Alan Griffiths and others.
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Negretti & Zambra
Negretti & Zambra Photographer booth (Detail) 
1853 (or later)
 
  
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Wikipedia has a biography of this photographer.Show on this siteGo to website
Getty Research, Los Angeles, USA has an ULAN (Union List of Artists Names Online) entry for this photographer. This is useful for checking names and they frequently provide a brief biography. Go to website
 

Printed biographies

The following books are useful starting points to obtain brief biographies but they are not substitutes for the monographs on individual photographers.

 
• Lenman, Robin (ed.) 2005 The Oxford Companion to the Photograph (Oxford: Oxford University Press)  [Includes a short biography on Negretti & Zambra.] 
  
 
  
 
  
 
  
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