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Prince Albert was an early adopter of portrait photography

André Adolfe Eugène Disdéri (1819-89)

Adolphe Thiers (1797-1877) 1860

Albumen print | 9.1 x 5.8 cm (image) | RCIN 2914066

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Photograph of a full length portrait of Adolphe Thiers seated at a table, facing towards the camera. He leans his right hand on a pile of books positioned on top of the table. He holds a book open in his left hand and is depicted reading.

  • Creator(s)

    André Adolfe Eugène Disdéri (1819-89) (photographer)

    Adolphe Thiers (1797-1877)
  • 9.1 x 5.8 cm (image)

  • Acquired by Prince Albert

  • Object type(s)
      • visual works
        • photographs
    • Philosophy & Psychology
      • Psychology
        • Physical and Mental Activities
          • Reading (activity)