Catalogue number: WP2/1/2
Photograph of Wallace with his mother and sister, undated, circa 1853.
This photograph shows Wallace, aged about 30, in a formal portrait with his family. Wallace's mother (Mary Anne Wallace, neé Greenell) is seated on the left and his sister Fanny (Francis Wallace) stands at the back. Fanny later married a photographer called Thomas Sims.
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