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Charles Thurston Thompson (1816-68)

Chair c.1853-5

Albumen print | 21.5 x 15.8 cm (image) | RCIN 2369570

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Photograph of a high back upholstered chair. The chair is upholstered in a patterned material and is edged with tassels and fringing. The material appears to be pile-on-pile velvet.
  • Creator(s)

    Charles Thurston Thompson (1816-68) (photographer)

  • 21.5 x 15.8 cm (image)

  • Acquired by Queen Victoria and Prince Albert

  • Object type(s)
      • printed & manuscript material
        • books
          • book: half leather bound
            • book: half leather bound in morocco
              • book: half leather bound in green morocco
    Subject(s)
    • Science, Medicine and Technology
      • Home economics
        • Furniture & accessories
          • Seating. Chairs
            • Chairs
      • Industries, Crafts and Trades
        • Textile Fibres
          • Velvet