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Prince Albert was an early adopter of portrait photography

Ludwig Angerer (1827-79)

Baron Pirquet c.1860

Albumen print | 8.5 x 5.2 cm (image) | RCIN 2913834

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Photograph of a full length portrait of Baron Pirquet standing, facing towards the camera. He holds a sword in his left hand and tucks his right hand into his jacket front. He wears a military uniform and various medals and orders and pinned to the chest.
  • Creator(s)

    Ludwig Angerer (1827-79) (photographer)

    Pirquet, Baron (fl.c.1860)
  • annotation: Baron Pirquet. [beneath work]
  • 8.5 x 5.2 cm (image)

    9.6 x 6.1 cm (mount)

    22.7 x 17.0 cm (page dimensions)

  • Acquired by Prince Albert

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