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Prince Albert was an early adopter of portrait photography

Unknown Person

Unidentified man c.1880 copy of an original of c.1860

Carbon print | 23.1 x 17.5 cm (page dimensions) | RCIN 2913680

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Photograph of a full length portrait of an unidentified man, standing, facing left. He turns his head towards the camera and looks to the right. He wears a costume and holds a hat and sabre in his left hand. He poses in front of a balustrade and painted backdrop.

  • Creator(s)

    Unknown Person (photographer)

  • annotation: Reproduced. [beneath work]
  • 23.1 x 17.5 cm (page dimensions)

    9.6 x 6.3 cm (mount)

    9.0 x 5.6 cm (image)

  • Acquired by Prince Albert

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