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A portrait of an old man

1860-1869 (photographed)
Place of origin

Carte-de-visite depicting a portrait of an old man, head and shoulders.

Object details

Object type
TitleA portrait of an old man (generic title)
Materials and techniques
Albumen photograph mounted on card.
Brief description
Photograph by Ad. Taube, a portrait of an old man, albumen print, ca. 1960s
Physical description
Carte-de-visite depicting a portrait of an old man, head and shoulders.
  • Height: 100mm
  • Width: 62mm
Marks and inscriptions
  • 'PHOTOGRAPH. ATELIER / AD. TAUBE / PALUEN-DRESDEN. / Elisenstre. 1.' (Printed on verso, as part of logo.)
  • 'Ad. Taube / PLAUEN-DRESDEN / Elisenstr.1.' (Printed on recto, below the image.)
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.5861-2017 (RPS Group record)
Other number
XRG304 - RPS collection - V&A identifier
Accession number

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Record createdOctober 8, 2018
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