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Prince Albert was an early adopter of portrait photography

Unknown Person

Charles Philogène Tschaggeny (1815-1894) 1860

Albumen print | 8.7 x 5.5 cm (image) | RCIN 2913530

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Photograph of a full length portrait of Charles Tschaggeny standing, facing slightly towards the left. He poses with his left hand in his coat pocket and he holds a top hat in his right hand.

Edmond and Charles Tschaggeny were brothers and artists, mostly of horses, from Belgium. They were pupils of Eugen Verboeckhoven.
  • Creator(s)

    Unknown Person (photographer)

    Charles Philogène Tschaggeny (1815-94)
  • annotation: Charles J. Tchaggeny. 1860.   [beneath work]
  • 8.7 x 5.5 cm (image)

    9.6 x 6.3 cm (mount)

    22.8 x 17.5 cm (page dimensions)

  • Charles J. Schaggeny, 1860 [in Photographs. Artists' Portraits. Volume 79]

  • Acquired by Prince Albert

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        • photographs
          • cartes-de-visite
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