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Prince Albert was an early adopter of portrait photography

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William Harrison (1813-68) c.1880 copy of an original of c.1860

Carbon print | 23.1 x 17.5 cm (page dimensions) | RCIN 2913632

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Photograph of a full length portrait of the British opera singer William Harrison (1813-68) standing, facing slightly towards the left. He gazes towards the left. He leans his left arm on a plinth, and holds a top hat in his right hand. He wears a tartan sash.

  • Creator(s)

    Unknown Person (photographer)

    Subject(s)
    William Harrison (1813-68)
  • annotation: Mr W. Harrison./ Reproduced. [beneath work]
  • 23.1 x 17.5 cm (page dimensions)

    9.7 x 6.3 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
    Subject(s)
    • Arts, Recreation, Entertainment & Sport
      • Music
        • Musicians