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Caldesi & Montecchi (active 1857-67)

'Sir H. Lee' 1857

Albumen print | 26.1 x 19.0 cm (image) | RCIN 2081414

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Photograph of a painting of a three-quarter length portrait of Sir Henry Lee (1533-1611) standing, facing a quarter to the left. He turns his head to gaze at the viewer. He places his left hand on his hip and his right hand on the head of a dog who stands beside him, on the far left side of the work.

  • Creator(s)

    Caldesi & Montecchi (active 1857-67) (photographer)

    After Marcus Gheeraerts the Younger (c. 1561-1636) (artist)

    Subject(s)
    Sir Henry Lee (1533-1611)
  • 26.1 x 19.0 cm (image)

    54.5 x 35.3 cm (page dimensions)

  • Presented to Prince Albert

  • Object type(s)
      • visual works
        • albums
          • photograph albums
    Subject(s)
    • Science, Medicine and Technology
      • Agriculture and related techniques
        • Animal husbandry
          • Dogs