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Prince Albert was an early adopter of portrait photography

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Enrico Tamberlik (1820-89) c.1880 copy of an original of 1860

Carbon print | 23.1 x 17.5 cm (page dimensions) | RCIN 2913554

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Photograph of a full length portrait of the Italian tenor Enrico Tamberlik(1820-89) standing, facing three-quarters to the right. He looks ahead, away from the camera. He leans his left arm on a balustrade and holds a hat in his right hand. He poses in front of a painted backdrop depicting a natural scene.

  • Creator(s)

    Unknown Person (photographer)

    Enrico Tamberlik(1820-89)
  • annotation: Sigr Tamberlik. Reproduced. [beneath work]
  • 23.1 x 17.5 cm (page dimensions)

    9.4 x 6.3 cm (mount)

    9.0 x 5.9 cm (image)

  • Acquired by Prince Albert

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