R. Herries showed waxed-paper views of Kirkcudbright, Scotland, in the 1859 exhibition of the Glasgow Photographic Society. No identifying information was given, but both a Richard Herries and a Robert Herries were living in Kirkcudbright at the time.
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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