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A photograph of a group of five men

  • Object:


  • Place of origin:

    Putney (photographed)

  • Date:

    1860-1869 (photographed)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Sir Aubrey Paul (Photographer)

  • 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 XRG304

Physical description

Carte-de-visite depicting a photograph of a group of five men wearing boater hats, outside around a woodern garden bench.

Place of Origin

Putney (photographed)


1860-1869 (photographed)


Sir Aubrey Paul (Photographer)

Materials and Techniques

Albumen photograph mounted on card.

Marks and inscriptions

'Sir Aubrey Paul. By. / Putney'
Printed on verso, as part of logo.

Printed on recto, below the image.


Height: 100 mm, Width: 62 mm

Descriptive line

Photograph by Sir Aubrey Paul, a photograph of a group of five men , albumen print, ca. 1860s


Photographic paper


Albumen process; Photography

Subjects depicted

Sofa art


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


Royal Photographic Society Collection

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