A portrait of Peter Brown taken by his brother Duncan in 1856.
Peter Brown worked as the courthouse keeper at the Justiciary Courts in the Saltmarket. This photograph was taken in a courtyard at the School of Art in Ingram Street, where Duncan worked as janitor.
Duncan Brown (1819-1897) was a talented amateur photographer whose work documented aspects of Glasgow life from the 1850s until the 1890s.
Reproduced with the permission of Glasgow School of Art Archives
busts, courthouse keepers, Glasgow School of Art, janitors, Justiciary Buildings, Justiciary Courts, portraits, sculptures