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Prince Albert was an early adopter of portrait photography

Ludwig Angerer (1827-79)

F.M.L. Schmerling c.1860

Albumen print | 8.7 x 5.1 cm (image) | RCIN 2913768

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Photograph of a full length portrait of Field Marshal Lieutenant Schmerling standing, facing towards the camera. He looks towards the right. He poses with his arms and legs crossed. He wears a military uniform and has a sabre fastened to his belt.
  • Creator(s)

    Ludwig Angerer (1827-79) (photographer)

    Field Marshal Lieutenant Schmerling
  • annotation: F. M. L. Schmerling. [beneath work]
  • 8.7 x 5.1 cm (image)

    9.6 x 6.2 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