The still mysterious Codington, assumed by the surname to be British, is known to have exhibited waxed paper only once: in the 1858 exhibition of the Photographic Society in London, his entries were Falaise Castle, Normandy and Spire of Hotel de Ville, Brussels.
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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