|Dates: ||1795 - ?|
An ironmonger and cut nail manufacturer in Leeds, Fieldhouse had reached the age of semiretirement when the Leeds Photographic Society was formed in 1852. Elected the society’s first president, he contributed calotypes to the three issues of their publication “Productions of the Leeds Photographic Society” (1852), including architectural studies and one portrait.
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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