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Prince Albert was an early adopter of portrait photography

Ludwig Angerer (1827-79)

Franz Graf von Wimpffen (1797-1870) c.1860

Albumen print | 8.6 x 4.9 cm (image) | RCIN 2913752

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Photograph of a full length portrait of Franz Graf von Wimpffen (1797-1870) standing, facing towards the camera. He turns his head slightly towards the right and looks ahead. He leans his right arm on a plinth behind him. He holds a cap in his right hand and a glove in his left. He wears a military uniform and carries a sabres on his belt.

  • Creator(s)

    Ludwig Angerer (1827-79) (photographer)

    Franz Graf von Wimpffen (1797-1870)
  • annotation: Graf Wimpffen. (FeldZeug Mstr.) [beneath work]
  • 8.6 x 4.9 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