This photo comes from the collection of Janet Beale, 3rd great-niece of
Justine Henrietta Frederique Macrae, the wife of Horatio Ross.
Thank you to
Andrew Cowan for providing comments on several of the Ross family
photos on this web site.
Andrew confirms that this photo was taken in 1855-57 by the sportsman,
photographer and politician Horatio Ross (1801-86), and
that the title of the photo is 'Sheep Shearing'.