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Prince Albert was an early adopter of portrait photography

Camille Silvy (1834-1910)

Joseph Denman (1810-74) 1860

Albumen print | 8.6 x 5.4 cm (image) | RCIN 2910771

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Photograph of a full length portrait of Joseph Denman (1810-74) seated cross-legged, facing slightly towards the right. He turns his head and looks towards the camera. He rests his left arm on a balustrade and holds his hands together in front of his chest.

Denman was Groom-in-Waiting from 1848 to 1852 and Captain of Her Majesty's Yacht 'Victoria and Albert; in 1853.
  • Creator(s)

    Camille Silvy (1834-1910) (photographer)

    Subject(s)
    Joseph Denman (1810-74)
  • annotation: Capt: the Hon: J. Denman [beneath work]
  • 8.6 x 5.4 cm (image)

    9.5 x 6.1 cm (mount)

    23.1 x 18.0 cm (page dimensions)

  • Acquired by Prince Albert

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