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Captain Booth

Photograph
late 19th century (photographed)
Artist/Maker
Place of origin

Carte-de-visite depicting a head-and-shoulders portrait of a man in military uniform, identified as Captain Booth.

Object details

Categories
Object type
TitleCaptain Booth (generic title)
Materials and techniques
Albumen photograph mounted on card.
Brief description
Photograph by L. Caldesi & Co., Portrait of Captain Booth, albumen print, late 19th century.
Physical description
Carte-de-visite depicting a head-and-shoulders portrait of a man in military uniform, identified as Captain Booth.
Dimensions
  • Image height: 87mm
  • Image width: 55mm
  • Card height: 105mm
  • Card width: 63mm
Marks and inscriptions
  • L. Caldesi & Co. (Printed on recto, beneath image.)
  • L. CALDESI & CO. / at / P. D. COLNAGHI SCOTT & CO. / 13 Pall Mall East / LONDON (Printed as part of logo on verso.)
  • Capt Booth / RA (Handwritten on verso in pencil.)
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.
Associated object
PROV.5859-2017 (RPS Group record)
Other numbers
  • XRG302 - RPS collection - V&A identifier
  • RPS.W.192 - RPS identifier - misc.
Collection
Accession number
RPS.2116-2017

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Record createdAugust 11, 2017
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