1856 Exhibition included a wide range of works of Art. This
extract from the catalogue shows a couple of photographic exhibits
sandwiched between other exhibits.
the non-photographic item 98 was exhibited by AA Wellwood
Maconochie. He may, in fact, be the same person as the PSS
Member Alan Maconochie Wellwood who contributed a special Award
under his own name, to the 1860 PSS Exhibition.
is how the photographers appeared amongst the other exhibitors in
the exhibition catalogue:
Engraved Amphora, Engraved Decanters, Engraved Glasses,&c.
Claudet, London: 20 specimens of photography
De La Motte,
Two old pâté
tendre vases on marble pedestals, Majolica Tile, &c.
were two other London contributors and one from Edinburgh:
London: Photograph of crystal cup, cabinet and
other items from the Soulages Collection
of 12 photographs
12 specimens of photography