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Photograph
  • Photograph
    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.433-1995

  • Gallery location:

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

Physical description

A photograph depicting keys from Penshurst, Kent, and Bradford, Wiltshire.

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

Marks and inscriptions

Signed in the negative F. Bedford. Phot.'
Card mount inscribed 17th Centy [sic]. The originals the property of Arthur Tupper Esq.

Dimensions

Height: 18.2 cm, Width: 13.5 cm

Object history note

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

Descriptive line

Photograph attributed to Francis Bedford, depicting keys from Penshurst, Kent, and Bradford, Wiltshire, 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

Keys

Categories

History of the V&A; The Great Exhibition; Tools & Equipment

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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