Thomas Nevin, self-portrait ca. 1871

This vignetted self-portrait was used by Thomas J. Nevin on commercial circulars advertising his services and prices sent to clients, patrons, government and newspapers.


Tasmanian photographer Thomas Nevin (1842-1923).
Self-portrait ca. 1871. This is one of five extant photographs of Thomas J. Nevin held in family collections.

Watermarked carte-de-visite, hand coloured
T. Nevin’s studio stamp on verso –

“The City Photographic Establishment,
T. Nevin late A.Bock ,
140 Elizabeth Street, Hobart Town.”

From © The Nevin Family Collections 2003 ARR.