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Prince Albert was an early adopter of portrait photography

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Mathieu Brialmont (1789-1885) 1860

Albumen print | 8.5 x 5.2 cm (image) | RCIN 2913916

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Photograph of a full length portrait of General Mathieu Brialmont standing, facing towards the camera. He turns his head slightly and looks towards the right. He wears a full military uniform, featuring numerous medals on his chest. He holds a hat in his right hand and gloves in his left.

  • Creator(s)

    Unknown Person (photographer)

    Mathieu Brialmont (1789-1885)
  • 8.5 x 5.2 cm (image)

  • Acquired by Prince Albert

  • Object type(s)
      • visual works
        • photographs
    • Science, Medicine and Technology
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        • Military engineering
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