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A portrait of a man

1860-1869 (photographed)
Place of origin

Carte-de-visite depicting a portrait of a man, wearing a suit with a horse shoe pin. Head and shoulders.

Object details

Object type
TitleA portrait of a man (generic title)
Materials and techniques
Albumen photograph mounted on card.
Brief description
Photograph by Robert Lambert, a portrait of a man, albumen print, ca. 1860s
Physical description
Carte-de-visite depicting a portrait of a man, wearing a suit with a horse shoe pin. Head and shoulders.
  • Height: 105mm
  • Width: 63mm
Marks and inscriptions
  • 'R. Lambert / Photographic Artist. / West Street / Ilminster' (Printed on verso, as part of logo.)
  • 'R. LAMBERT / PHOTO. / JLMINSTER' (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 numbers
  • XRG303 - RPS collection - V&A identifier
  • 32. - RPS identifier - misc.
  • 025908h - Science Museum Group accession number
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Record createdOctober 26, 2018
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