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Prince Albert was an early adopter of portrait photography

Camille Silvy (1834-1910)

Lady Susan Lucy Leslie-Melville (1828-1910) c. 1860

Albumen print | 8.5 x 5.6 cm (image) | RCIN 2910743

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Photograph of a full length portrait of Lady Susan Lucy Leslie-Melville (1828-1910) seated on a chair, facing towards the camera. She poses beside a balustrade. She rests her left hand on top of the balustrade and places her right hand in her lap. She poses in front of a painted backdrop.

  • Creator(s)

    Camille Silvy (1834-1910) (photographer)

    Lady Susan Lucy Leslie-Melville (1828-1910)
  • annotation: Lady Susan L. Melville [beneath work]
  • 8.5 x 5.6 cm (image)

    9.4 x 6.2 cm (mount)

    23.1 x 18.0 cm (page dimensions)

  • Acquired by Prince Albert

  • Object type(s)
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        • photographs