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Prince Albert was an early adopter of portrait photography

Ludwig Angerer (1827-79)

General Althan c.1860

Albumen print | 9.1 x 5.7 cm (image) | RCIN 2913790

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Photograph of a full length portrait of General Althan standing, facing slightly towards the left. He looks ahead. He poses with his legs crossed. He wears a military uniform and a great coat over his shoulders. He holds the coat in front of him.
  • Creator(s)

    Ludwig Angerer (1827-79) (photographer)

  • annotation: General Althan. [beneath work]
  • 9.1 x 5.7 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