Category Archives: Anson Bros

Lady Fox Young

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Cabinet portrait. The mount bears the Anson Bros. Hobart studio stamp, dating it to late 1880s. Lady Fox was the wife of Sir Henry E. Fox Young who was Governor-in-Chief of Tasmania from 1855 to 1861, and one-time Governor of … Continue reading

Port Arthur church

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PHOTOGRAPH ON GLASS Notes from current owners: “Port Arthur 1918. No 1 ANSON HOBART on lower of photo . On glass size 28cm x 23.5cm” The verso of the oval brass frame has the “Anson’s Photographs,Wellington Bridge Hobart” label. ANSON, … Continue reading

Anson portrait of Aboriginal Group

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Group portrait of Truganini (left), William Lanney & Bessie Clarke © The Private Collection of John & Robyn McCullagh 2005-2007 ARRDetails from owners: Photograph on glass (cracked) in oval brass frame. From left to right – Truganini, William Lanney, and … Continue reading

Charlie Nairn portrait by the Ansons

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ANSON BROTHERS 1885 Carte-de-visite of Charlie Nairn of the Tasmanian Reserve Force, August 1885, wearing the Bullion Badge of the TRF on his hat. Photographers: Anson Brothers, Hobart, August 1885, Wellington Bridge Hobart.Verso below. Reference:A Lion in the Colony by … Continue reading