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Prince Albert was an early adopter of portrait photography

William Bambridge (1810-79)

John H. Glover (d. 1860), Librarian at Windsor Castle c.1859-60

Albumen print | 11.0 x 8.7 cm (image) | RCIN 2906841

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Photograph of a half length portrait of John Glover seated, facing three-quarters to the right. He gazes ahead, away from the camera. He is seated in a chair upholstered with patterned material.
  • Creator(s)

    William Bambridge (1810-79) (photographer)

    John Hulbert Glover (1792-1860)
  • 11.0 x 8.7 cm (image)

    28.4 x 23.0 cm (page dimensions)

    29.5 x 25.0 x 5.0 cm (album)

  • John H. Glover, Librarian at Windsor Castle [Photographic Portraits Vol.3/61 1856-1863]

  • Acquired by Queen Victoria and Prince Albert

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