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Photograph (Albumen Print, Carte de Visite) of William Harvey FRCS, by Bassano, London, c.1860

preview image for Photograph (Albumen Print, Carte de Visite) of William Harvey FRCS, by Bassano, London, c.1860
Inventory Number: 87853
Object Type:
Persons: Alexander Bassano (Photographer)
William Harvey (Subject)
Date Created: c. 1860
Place Created: London England United Kingdom Europe
Accession Number: 1949-10
Brief Description: Carte de visite (albumen print mounted on card) of William Harvey, seated full length, turned to left and looking left of front, his right hand resting on a table and holding a pen, the decorated plinth and figurine from the companion photograph behind him. This and its companion (87853) are the youngest looking of the group of 7 photographs of Harvey, similar to or younger than the full-plate portrait dated 1861 (69029).
Primary Inscriptions: Printed photographer's details on back of mount: 'Photographed by | Bassano | 122 Regent Street.'.
Provenance: Presented by the Executors of G. H. Gabb in 1949. Part of a small archive of William Harvey's papers (MS Gabb 3).
Collection Group: Gabb Collection
Material(s): Paper
Card
Dimensions:
Height Width Depth Diameter Unit
100 63 mm

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