Mothers outside a cottage, c 1890.
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A photograph by Colonel Joseph Gale (c 1835-1906), taken in about 1890, of two mothers and their children outside a country cottage. Joseph Gale specialised in naturalistic photographs of rural life and figures in landscapes. He was one of the first members of the Linked Ring Brotherhood and was also a member of the Royal Photographic Society.