description: - Frauen tragen zahlreichen Schmuck: Armreifen, Ketten, Ohrringe, Fingerringe - die Frau, die rechts neben dem Mann steht, ist noch auf einer weiteren Fotografie zu sehen
Charles T. Scowen was a British photographer during the nineteenth century. He was active as a photographer from 1870–1890, working in Sri Lanka, India in the early 1870s. By 1876 Scowen had established a studio, Scowen & Co in Kandy and by the 1890s, he had opened a second in Colombo. His work, which included landscapes and portraits of Malay women, is noted for its lighting, technically superior printing, and strong compositional qualities.