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Formal Portrait of a Group

  • Object:

    photograph

  • Date:

    late 19th century (photographed)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Albumen photograph mounted onto card.

  • Credit Line:

    The Royal Photographic Society Collection at the V&A, acquired with the generous assistance of the National Lottery Heritage Fund and Art Fund

  • Museum number:

    RPS.1885-2017

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level F, case MB2, shelf SH2, box XRG302

Physical description

Carte-de-visite depicting a formal group portrait of thirteen men and woman both standing and seated at a table.

Date

late 19th century (photographed)

Materials and Techniques

Albumen photograph mounted onto card.

Dimensions

Height: 52 mm Image, Width: 79 mm Image, Height: 63 mm Card, Width: 97 mm Card

Descriptive line

Photograph by an unknown photographer, Formal Portrait of a Group, albumen print, late 19th century.

Materials

Photographic paper

Techniques

Albumen process; Photography

Categories

Photographs; Portraits; The Royal Photographic Society; RPS Digitisation Project

Collection

Royal Photographic Society Collection

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