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LL/94595
Victor Daveluy (Bruges)
Studio portrait of a young woman from Bruges in traditional attire
n.d.
Carte de visite
 
Private collection of Wilfried Vandevelde
 
LL/94595 [Further details available]

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LL/78381
Unidentified photographer
One man playing with a camera while the two others pray
n.d.
Cabinet card
 
Private collection of Jack and Beverly Wilgus
 
LL/78381 [Further details available]

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LL/78705
Unidentified photographer (German)
Young Woman Daydreaming about Having a Child
1870-1890 (ca)
Carte de visite
 
Rijksmuseum
RP-F-2002-110
 
LL/78705

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LL/96495
John Urie
[Unidentified bearded man, holding an umbrella, standing]
1862-1865
Carte de visite
 
J. Paul Getty Museum
84.XD.1157.330
 
LL/96495

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LL/101093
M. Ackerman (Gorlitz, Germany)
A hunter with his dog in front of a painted studio background
n.d.
Carte de visite
 
Bazar Nadar / Wouter Lambrechts
Current whereabouts unknown.
 
LL/101093

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LL/12805
Camille Silvy
Duchess of Manchester
1860
Carte de visite
 
Paul Frecker
 
LL/12805 [Further details available]

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LL/12813
Camille Silvy
Lady Galloway and family
1860
Carte de visite
 
Paul Frecker
 
LL/12813 [Further details available]

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LL/38663
Masterson & Wood's Photographic Gallery (Rochester, N.Y.)
Untitled (Double exposure portrait of a young man)
n.d.
Carte de visite
 
Private collection
 
LL/38663 [Further details available]

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LL/61195
Camille Silvy
HRH The Princess Alice of Great Britain, third child of Queen Victoria and Prince Albert
1861, 4 July
Carte de visite, hand-coloured
 
Private collection of Saskia Albert
 
LL/61195

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LL/44808
J.E. Mayall
Princess Alexandra
1861 (ca)
Carte de visite, hand-coloured
4.1 x 2.5 ins
 
Archive Farms
 
LL/44808 [Further details available]

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LL/12018
Southwell Brothers
Princess Alexandra
n.d.
Carte de visite, hand-coloured
 
Paul Frecker
 
LL/12018 [Further details available]

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LL/86097
Unidentified photographer
Der Landmann. No. 1660. The Peasant
n.d.
Carte de visite, back
 
Private collection of Dr. Adrian-Silvan Ionescu
 
LL/86097

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LL/29487
Charles Leinack
Black boy being blessed by a priest [Garthon noir béni par un prêtre]
1860 (ca)
Carte de visite
 
Private collection of Michel Mégnin
 
LL/29487 [Further details available]

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LL/42963
B. Borri e Figlio (Corfu)
Woman of Corfu in local costume
n.d.
Carte de visite, hand-painted
 
Stereographica - Antique Photographica
Courtesy of Bryan and Page Ginns (#23 / 143)
 
LL/42963

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LL/12039
Eurenius & Quist
A Swedish woman from Sköne
n.d.
Carte de visite
 
Paul Frecker
 
LL/12039

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LL/90597
N.C. Hansen & Schou (Copenhagen, Denmark)
Greenlander
n.d.
Carte de visite
 
Private collection of William Jones
 
LL/90597 [Further details available]

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LL/89701
Unidentified photographer
Portrait of a woman posing in front of a painted backdrop; she wears beaded necklaces and a cloth wrap around her waist; Suriname.
1870s
Carte de visite
 
British Museum
Museum number: Oc,A3.101
 
LL/89701

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LL/50866
Alexander Landau
Muslim woman
n.d.
Carte de visite, hand-painted
 
Private collection of Fr. Gregor
 
LL/50866

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LL/54770
Ignacy Krieger (1817-1889, Kraków)
Peasant woman standing by a fence
1870s
Carte de visite, hand-painted
 
Private collection of Fr. Gregor
 
LL/54770

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LL/47801
Francis Hacker
Jeff’s Soliloquy: To Be or Not to Be (Hanged) That’s the Question, 1986.
1865
Carte de visite
 
International Center of Photography (ICP)
Gift of Charles Schwartz, 2012
 
LL/47801 [Further details available]

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LL/84438
Courret Hermanos
An Aboriginal group
1868 (ca)
Carte de visite
 
National Library of Australia
Libraries Australia ID: 28442325, Call Number: PIC/9821 LOC Box PIC/9821
 
LL/84438 [Further details available]

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Contents - Themes & Fragments
Albumen prints - Albumen prints
Albumen prints - Albumen prints: Experimental and manipulated photography
Algeria - Boys and girls - Photos d’identité - in colonial French Algeria
American Civil War (1861-1865) - Photomontage during the American Civil War (1861-1865)
American Civil War (1861-1865) - Propaganda during the American Civil War (1861-1865)
Anthropology and ethnology - Courret Hermanos: Tipos (Bolivia)
Arctic - Greenland: indigenous peoples
Australia - Aborigines
Backgrounds and foregrounds - Backgrounds used in nineteenth century photographic studios
Backgrounds and foregrounds - Backgrounds: Incongruous
Backgrounds and foregrounds - Cartes de visite: Backgrounds and foregrounds
Backgrounds and foregrounds - Introduction to backgrounds and foregrounds
Bolivia - Courret Hermanos: Tipos (Bolivia)
Bosnia Herzegovina - Alexander Landau: Ethnic and traditional clothing from Bosnia Herzegovina
Bosnia Herzegovina - Introduction to Bosnia and Herzegovina
Cartes de visite - Camille Silvy: Carte de visite portraits
Cartes de visite - Cartes de visite: Backgrounds and foregrounds
Cartes de visite - Cartes de visite: British royalty
Cartes de visite - Cartes de visite: Ethnic and traditional costumes
Cartes de visite - Cartes de visite: Multiple exposures
Cartes de visite - Cartes de visite: Occupations and roles
Cartes de visite - Cartes de visite: Photographica
Cartes de visite - Introduction to cartes de visite
Cartes de visite - Introduction to cartes de visite portraits
Cartes de visite - Painted cartes de visite
Christianity - Christianity
Christianity - Priests, monks, bishops, pilgrims, missionaries, penitents and holy men
Composition - Introduction to backgrounds and foregrounds
Early political photomontage - Photomontage during the American Civil War (1861-1865)
Ethnic and traditional costumes - Alexander Landau: Ethnic and traditional clothing from Bosnia Herzegovina
Ethnic and traditional costumes - Cartes de visite: Ethnic and traditional costumes
Fabricated realities - Introduction to backgrounds and foregrounds
Fakes, forgeries, tricks and deceptions - Cartes de visite: Multiple exposures
Family life - Motherhood
Guns - Hunters with their guns
Hand-painted photographs - Painted cartes de visite
Interiors of photographic studios - Backgrounds used in nineteenth century photographic studios
Multiple exposures - Cartes de visite: Multiple exposures
Occupational - Cartes de visite: Occupations and roles
Occupational - Priests, monks, bishops, pilgrims, missionaries, penitents and holy men
Occupations and roles - Cartes de visite: Occupations and roles
Painting on photographs - Painted cartes de visite
Peoples of the world - Aborigines
Peoples of the world - Cartes de visite: Ethnic and traditional costumes
Peoples of the world - People of the world
Poland - Introduction to photography in Poland
Poland - The carte de visite in Poland
Portrait - Camille Silvy: Carte de visite portraits
Portrait - Introduction to cartes de visite portraits
Propaganda - Propaganda during the American Civil War (1861-1865)
Religions - Christianity
Royalty - Cartes de visite: British royalty
Scotland - Introduction to photography in Scotland
Studio necessities - Backgrounds used in nineteenth century photographic studios
Suriname - Introduction to photography in Suriname
Suriname - Unidentified photographer: Suriname: Cartes de visite (1870s)
Tipos - Courret Hermanos: Tipos (Bolivia)
USA - Photomontage during the American Civil War (1861-1865)

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