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Albums compiled by Prince Albert, reflecting his beliefs surrounding photography

Unknown Person

'From the line engraving after Wilkie's picture of the Reading of the Bible at the Reformation' 1892 copy after an original of c. 1855

Carbon print | 9.6 x 13.9 cm (image) | RCIN 2905951

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Photograph of an engraving showing a scene in which a man stands facing three-quarter to the left, reading a bible to an audience. The characters are dressed in 16th-century costume.

The 1892 carbon copy print is adhered over the top of the original albumen print.
  • Creator(s)

    Unknown Person (photographer)

    After Sir David Wilkie (1785-1841) (artist)

    Gustav William Henry Mullins (1854-1921) (photographer)

  • 9.6 x 13.9 cm (image)

  • From an album of photographs collected and aranged by Prince Albert

  • Object type(s)
      • visual works
        • photographs
    • Arts, Recreation, Entertainment & Sport
      • Art
        • Drawings
    • Philosophy & Psychology
      • Psychology
        • Physical and Mental Activities
          • Reading (activity)