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Photograph
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    Bedford, Francis, born 1816 - died 1894
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Photograph

  • Place of origin:

    Great Britain (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1855-1860 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Bedford, Francis, born 1816 - died 1894 (maker)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Albumen print from collodion negative

  • Museum number:

    E.428-1995

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level F, case X, shelf 206

Physical description

Two black and white photographs on the same sheet depicting carved oak panels.

Place of Origin

Great Britain (made)

Date

ca. 1855-1860 (made)

Artist/maker

Bedford, Francis, born 1816 - died 1894 (maker)

Materials and Techniques

Albumen print from collodion negative

Dimensions

Height: 19.5 cm each, Width: 5.9 cm each

Object history note

It is likely that the objects photographed here were exhibited in the Great Exhibition of 1851.

Descriptive line

Photographs, two on the same sheet, depicting carved oak panels from the Chateau de Gaillon in Normandy, albumen print, Great Britain, ca.1855-1860

Bibliographic References (Citation, Note/Abstract, NAL no)

Victoria and Albert Museum Department of Prints, Drawings and Paintings Accession Register for 1995

Materials

Paper

Techniques

Albumen process

Subjects depicted

Carving

Categories

History of the V&A; The Great Exhibition; Woodwork

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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