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Prince Albert was an early adopter of portrait photography

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Albert Richard Smith (1816-60) c.1880 copy of an original of 1859

Carbon print | 23.1 x 17.5 cm (page dimensions) | RCIN 2913549

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Photograph of a full length portrait of the entertainer Albert Richard Smith (1816-60) standing, facing a quarter to the left. He turns his head and looks towards the right. He poses with his legs cross, a large stick in his right hand and his left arm leaning against a tree stump.

  • Creator(s)

    Unknown Person (photographer)

    Albert Richard Smith (1816-60)
  • annotation: Mr Albert Smith. 1859. [above work]
    annotation: Reproduced. [beneath work]
  • 23.1 x 17.5 cm (page dimensions)

    9.5 x 6.3 cm (mount)

    9.0 x 5.9 cm (image)

  • Acquired by Prince Albert

  • Object type(s)
      • visual works
        • albums
          • photograph albums
        • photographs
          • cartes-de-visite