A groom holding a horse, photographed by Duncan Brown c 1858. Many of Glasgow's wealthier families maintained their own stables in the 19th century, keeping horses for riding or to pull private carriages.
Duncan Brown (1819-1897) was a talented amateur photographer whose work documents aspects of Glasgow life from the 1850s until the 1890s.
Reproduced with the permission of Glasgow School of Art Archives
grooms, horses, stables, top hats, uniforms