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A portrait of a man

Photograph
1875 (photographed)
Artist/Maker
Place of origin

Carte-de-visite depicting a portrait of a man standing, with his right elbow resting on a pillar. Painted background. Full length portrait.


Object details

Categories
Object type
TitleA portrait of a man (generic title)
Materials and techniques
Albumen photograph mounted on card.
Brief description
Photograph by Rolfe's Portrait Studio, a portrait of a man, albumen print, ca. 1875
Physical description
Carte-de-visite depicting a portrait of a man standing, with his right elbow resting on a pillar. Painted background. Full length portrait.
Dimensions
  • Height: 105mm
  • Width: 63mm
Marks and inscriptions
'ROLFES' / Portrait Studio, / 4, Haymarket / LONDON' (Printed on verso, as part of logo.)
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.
Other number
XRG303 - RPS collection - V&A identifier
Collection
Accession number
RPS.764-2019

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Record createdFebruary 11, 2019
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