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Prince Albert was an early adopter of portrait photography

Ludwig Angerer (1827-79)

Ludwig August Ritter von Benedek (1804-81) c.1860

Albumen print | 8.6 x 5.2 cm (image) | RCIN 2913726

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Photograph of a full length portrait of Ludwig August Ritter von Benedek (1804-81) standing, facing towards the camera. He turns his head and looks towards the right. He holds a sword in his left hand and a pair of gloves in his right hand. He places his right hand on a table behind him. He wears a military uniform.
  • Creator(s)

    Ludwig Angerer (1827-79) (photographer)

    Ludwig August Ritter von Benedek (1804-81)
  • annotation: F. L. M. von Benedek. [beneath work]
  • 8.6 x 5.2 cm (image)

    9.5 x 6.2 cm (mount)

    22.7 x 17.0 cm (page dimensions)

  • Acquired by Prince Albert

  • Object type(s)
      • visual works
        • albums
          • photograph albums
        • photographs
          • cartes-de-visite