In the 1854 exhibition of the Royal Infirmary Fund in Dundee, Collings displayed several waxed-paper studies and a calotype, Early English Capital Walls. No personal details are known of him (or her) and no tie has been established to the photographer William Thomas Collings.
Roger Taylor & Larry J. Schaaf Impressed by Light: British Photographs from Paper Negatives, 1840-1860 (Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, 2007)
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Date last updated: 4 Nov 2012.
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