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Prince Albert was an early adopter of portrait photography

Haftner, Julie : Wien

Ignaz Franz Castelli (1780-1862) c.1860

Albumen print | 9.6 x 5.8 cm (image) | RCIN 2913826

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Photograph of a full length portrait of Ignaz Franz Castelli (1780-1862) standing, facing towards the camera. He leans his right arm on a tree trunk, a prop positioned to his right, and places his right hand to his head. He places his other hand in his trouser pocket. His top hat is positioned on top of the tree.

  • Creator(s)

    Haftner, Julie : Wien (photographer)

    Ignaz Franz Castelli (1780-1862)
  • annotation: Dr. J. Castelli. [beneath work]
  • 9.6 x 5.8 cm (image)

    9.9 x 6.0 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