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    • Profile of Thomas Carlyle

    • Cameron, Julia Margaret, 1815-1879, 1815-1879
    • Thomas Carlyle (1795-1881) is the celebrated Victorian era essayist, satirist, historian, and philosopher. Of Scottish birth, Carlyle was raised Calivinist, and then came to critique Christianity in his work while still maintaining his faith,...
    • Portrait photography; Carlyle, Thomas, 1795-1881; Women photographers
    • The Fisherman's Return

    • Cameron, Julia Margaret, 1815-1879, 1815-1879
    • Photograph of a man and woman wearing rustic costumes and surrounded by basketry and other domestic objects. The Fisherman’s Return is one half of a series by Cameron; the other half is the Fisherman’s Farewell, of the same year.
    • Portrait photography; Costume; Fishers; Fishers' spouses; Women photographers; Albumen paper print
    • Sir John Herschel

    • Cameron, Julia Margaret, 1815-1879
    • Photogravure from ""Sun Artists"". Sir John Frederick William Herschel (1792-1871) is the celebrated English mathematician and astronomer. He also made great contributions to the improvement of photographic processes, including the cyanotype and...
    • Herschel, John F.W., Sir, (1792-1871); Mathematicians-England; Astronomers-England; Photogravure; Portrait photography; Women photographers
    • Zoe

    • Cameron, Julia Margaret, 1815-1879, 1815-1879
    • Portrait of a woman wearing an ornate headband and a long beaded (possibly pearls?) necklace wrapped around the neck multiple times. Zoe was a heroine of the Greek War of Independence in 1821. She was reputed to be shy until the Turks attacked...
    • Albumen paper print; Portrait; Portrait photography; Headbands; Hair ornaments; Necklaces; Women photographers
    • Wild Flowers

    • Anthony, Mark
    • This image shows a young girl, her gaze directed at the camera, dressed in a costume from an earlier era. She carries a bonnet and flowers. There is a double-sided one page accompaniment to this photograph which has descriptive information and a...
    • Figure; Albumen paper print; Children's clothing; Girls; Girl's clothing
    • John Henning

    • Hill, David Octavius, 1802-1870; Adamson, Robert, 1821-1848
    • Elderly man (John Henning) wearing a wide brimmed hat holding a long pole. A woman is behind a barred window near him. Unmounted.
    • Women's clothing; Men's clothing; Salted paper print; Henning, John, 1771-1851; Portrait photography
    • The Statues on the Plain of Thebes

    • Frith, Francis
    • Lateral view of the colossal statues on the plain of Thebes. Various figures on and around them.
    • Thebes (Egypt: Extinct city); Egypt-Antiquities; Extinct cities; Statues; Albumen paper print; Travel photography
    • Portrait of Kate Keown

    • Cameron, Julia Margaret, 1815-1879
    • Oval, close-up portrait of a young girl's face, long hair, large dark eyes.
    • Keown, Kate; Portrait; Albumen paper print; Portrait photography; Women photographers
    • Female portrait

    • Mayall, John Jabez Edwin
    • Four identical images on one sheet. Portrait of a Victorian-era woman standing against an interior wall, curtain to the right.
    • Women's clothing; Albumen paper print; Figure Study; Portrait; Portrait photography
    • The Mosque of the Emeer Akhoor

    • Frith, Francis
    • View of the domed mosque & a minaret. Signed & dated in the negative. Mounted on modern card.
    • Cairo (Egypt); Emeer Akhoor; Mosques; Minarets; Architecture, Islamic; Albumen paper print; Travel photography

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