'Still life with ivory tankard and fruit'
© Royal Photographic Society/National Media Museum/Science & Society Picture Library
Roger Fenton (1819-1859)Albumen Print,1860. A still life photograph, taken by Roger Fenton [1819-1869], in about 1860. In 1860, when Fenton was at the peak of his technical skill and experience, he undertook a series of about forty still lifes, often representing aspects of symbolism traditionally used in art.