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After Hippolyte Paul Delaroche (1797-1856)

'Horace Vernet' 1857-58

Albumen print? | RCIN 2160766

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Photograph of a drawing by Paul Delaroche, created in 1836. This head-and-shoulder portrait of Horace Vernet (1789-1863) depicts the artist facing a quarter to the left and gazing at the viewer. He wears a cravat around his neck and tucked inside the collar of his jacket.

  • Creator(s)

    After Hippolyte Paul Delaroche (1797-1856) (artist)

    Robert Jefferson Bingham (1825-70) (photographer)

    Émile-Jean-Horace Vernet (1789-1863)
  • Acquired by Queen Victoria and Prince Albert

  • Object type(s)
      • visual works
        • photographs