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Prince Albert was an early adopter of portrait photography

Thomas Pearce (active c. 1850s)

John Bowman c.1858

Albumen print | 10.8 x 8.5 cm (image) | RCIN 2906726

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Photograph of a full length portrait of John Bowman, Forester, seated, facing towards the camera. He looks towards the right. He wears a checked three-piece suit and holds a matching hat in his right hand. He holds a walking stick in his left hand. Photograph taken at an outside location.
  • Creator(s)

    Thomas Pearce (active c. 1850s) (photographer)

    John Bowman
  • 10.8 x 8.5 cm (image)

    28.4 x 23.0 cm (page dimensions)

    29.5 x 24.5 x 6.0 cm (album)

  • John Bowman, aged 86, c.1858 [Photographic Portraits Vol.2/60 1852-1859]

  • Acquired by Queen Victoria and Prince Albert

  • Object type(s)
      • visual works
        • photographs
        • albums
          • photograph albums