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Maty boys (under-servants) at work

Maty boys (under-servants) at work

Photographer: Hooper and Western

Medium: Photographic print

Date: 1870

Shelfmark: Photo 1000/52(4963)

Item number: 4963

Length: 17.6

Width: 23.5

Scale: Centimetres

Genre: Photograph

Photograph of Maty boys (under-servants) at work in India, taken by Hooper & Western in c. 1870, from the Archaeological Survey of India Collections.This image showing two servants at work, one washing crockery, the other pouring water into a teapot, is presumably one of the series of views which was shown first at the London Exhibition of 1871 and later at the Vienna Exhibition of 1873.

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