|1818 - ?
A dental surgeon in Leeds, Dixon never exhibited, but he was the largest single contributor to the “Productions of the Leeds Photographic Society,” lending a varied repertoire to the albums, including architectural studies, street scenes, still lifes, and portraits. He may have been the Thomas Dixon who was elected to the Photographic Society in London in 1853.
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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