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Photograph - Dr Martin
  • Dr Martin
    Hollyer, Frederick, born 1837 - died 1933
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Dr Martin

  • Object:


  • Place of origin:

    United Kingdom (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1890 (photographed)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Hollyer, Frederick, born 1837 - died 1933 (photographer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Platinum print

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Eleanor M. Hollyer 1938

  • Museum number:


  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level C, case MB2A, shelf DR112, box LOANS

Frederick Hollyer was the photographer of choice for the artistic set of the late 19th century. His Portraits of Many Persons of Note fills three volumes with nearly 200 portraits and comprises a pictorial ‘Who’s Who’ of late Victorian and Edwardian celebrities. This sitter is identified as Dr Martin from the United States of America in the index.

Physical description

Half-length portrait of a bespectacled Martin facing the viewer.

Place of Origin

United Kingdom (made)


ca. 1890 (photographed)


Hollyer, Frederick, born 1837 - died 1933 (photographer)

Materials and Techniques

Platinum print


Height: 15 cm, Width: 11 cm

Descriptive line

Portrait of Dr Martin Portraits of many persons of note photographed by Frederick Hollyer, Vol. 1, platinum print, ca. 1890


Photographs; Portraits


Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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