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Portrait of a Woman

  • Object:


  • Place of origin:

    Jersey (photographed)

  • Date:

    c. 1870 (photographed)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Asplet & Green (photographers)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Albumen photograph mounted on 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:


  • Gallery location:

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

Physical description

Carte-de-visite depicting a full-length portrait of a woman, standing, wearing a checked dress.

Place of Origin

Jersey (photographed)


c. 1870 (photographed)


Asplet & Green (photographers)

Materials and Techniques

Albumen photograph mounted on card.

Marks and inscriptions

ASPLET & GREEN / 18 1/2 Beresford Street, / JERSEY.
Printed on verso.


Height: 92 mm Image, Width: 57 mm Image, Height: 103 mm Card, Width: 63 mm Card

Descriptive line

Photograph by Asplet & Green, Portrait of a Woman, albumen print, c. 1870.


Photographic paper


Albumen process; Photography


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


Royal Photographic Society Collection

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