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Prince Albert was an early adopter of portrait photography

Gustav William Henry Mullins (1854-1921)

John Elphinstone, 1st Baron Elphinstone (1807-1860) 1889 copy after an original of c.1859

Carbon print | 18.2 x 13.2 cm (image) | RCIN 2906872

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Photograph of what appears to be a drawing of Baron Elphinstone seated, facing three-quarters to the right. He poses with his legs crossed and his hands on his lap.
  • Creator(s)

    Gustav William Henry Mullins (1854-1921) (photographer)

    John Elphinstone Elphinstone, 1st Baron & 13th Lord (1807-60)
  • 18.2 x 13.2 cm (image)

    28.4 x 23.0 cm (page dimensions)

    29.5 x 25.0 x 5.0 cm (album)

  • John Elphinstone, 1st Baron Elphinstone, died July 1860 [Photographic Portraits Vol.3/61 1856-1863]

  • Acquired by Queen Victoria and Prince Albert

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