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Prince Albert was an early adopter of portrait photography

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Walter Lacy (1809-98) c.1880 copy of an original of c.1860

Carbon print | 23.1 x 17.5 cm (page dimensions) | RCIN 2913638

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Photograph of a full length portrait of the British actor Walter Lacy (1809-98) standing, facing towards the camera. He turns his head slightly and looks towards the left. He places his left hand on the back of a chair. He poses in front of a painted backdrop depicting a large window.

  • Creator(s)

    Unknown Person (photographer)

    Walter Lacy (1809-98)
  • annotation: Reproduced [above work]
    annotation: Mr Walter Lacy. [beneath work]
  • 23.1 x 17.5 cm (page dimensions)

    9.6 x 6.2 cm (mount)

    9.0 x 5.2 cm (image)

  • Acquired by Prince Albert

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