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Prince Albert was an early adopter of portrait photography

Camille Silvy (1834-1910)

David Fisher (1816-87) c.1860

Albumen print | 23.1 x 17.5 cm (page dimensions) | RCIN 2913541

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Photograph of a full length portrait of the actor and musician David Fisher (1817-87) standing, facing towards the camera. He gazes upwards, to the left. He poses with his right hand tucked into his waistcoat. There is a stool with a top hat positioned on top of it behind him.

  • Creator(s)

    Camille Silvy (1834-1910) (photographer)

    David Nunn Fisher (1816-87)
  • annotation: Mr. D. Fisher [beneath work]
  • 23.1 x 17.5 cm (page dimensions)

    9.5 x 6.2 cm (mount)

    8.8 x 5.8 cm (image)

  • Acquired by Prince Albert

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