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Prince Albert was an early adopter of portrait photography

Camille Silvy (1834-1910)

Mary Ann Stirling (1815-95) in 'Nine Points of the Law' c. 1860

Albumen print | 23.1 x 17.5 cm (page dimensions) | RCIN 2913598

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Photograph of a full length portrait of the actor Mary Ann Stirling (1815-95) standing, facing halfway to the left. She looks ahead, away from the camera. She poses with her arms crossed. Stirling is in costume as a character in 'Nine Points of the Law'.

  • Creator(s)

    Camille Silvy (1834-1910) (photographer)

    Mary Ann (Fanny) Stirling (1815-95)
  • annotation: Mrs Stirling in Nine points / of the law [beneath work]
  • 23.1 x 17.5 cm (page dimensions)

    9.4 x 6.2 cm (mount)

    8.8 x 5.8 cm (image)

  • Acquired by Prince Albert

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