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[NSW Naval Brigade Portraits]

1875. Albumen paper photograph, captioned and dated “24th May 1875” in image lower centre, photographer’s blind stamp on backing below image, 26.8 x 20.5cm. Slight foxing overall, minor surface loss to upper edge, laid down on original backing. Framed.

Caption reads “Presented by the officers of the NSW Naval Brigade to their commanding officer Captain Hixson.” Photographer’s stamp reads “Photographed by J.H. Newman, 12 Oxford St, Sydney.” The NSW Naval Brigade was commanded by Captain Francis Hixson from 1863 to 1888. Some of the Brigade members took part in the Boxer Rebellion in 1900.

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Item #CL174-30

Price (AUD): $990.00  Other currencies

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