|Dates: ||1832 - ?|
Dr. Diamondís reputation is overshadowed by the more widely known work of Dr. Hugh Welch Diamond (no known relation). An apothecary in London, he presented a Talbotype of the west window of Hadley Church in the 1856 exhibition of the Photographic Society in London, along with a collodion portrait, but at present nothing else is known of Diamondís photographic work.
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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