Carte de Visite Photograph.

By: Nightingale, Florence.

Price: $335.00

Quantity: 1 available


Imprint of H. (Henry) Lenthall, 222 Regent Street, London. A bust portrait, taken by William Edward Kilburn in about 1856 (National Portrait Gallery, online). Miss Nightingale wears a dress with lace collars and checker design over the shoulders. The National Portrait Gallery has five images from this sitting, but not this one. Kilburn was kept busy as photographer to Queen Victoria and family for several years. He opened his studio in 1846 and closed it in 1862. Henry Lenthall was his successor. Her name in pencil (mis-spelled) on the front of the card, again on the back. Two light foxing spots on the background of the image, else Fine.

Title: Carte de Visite Photograph.

Author Name: Nightingale, Florence.

Categories: Other,

Seller ID: nightingale,florence.335imprintofh.(henry)lentha