• The Sunday Sale - The Collecti auction at Christies

    Sale 5934

    The Sunday Sale - The Collection of the Late Christopher Wood

    8 November 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 150

    A COLLECTION OF VICTORIAN PHOTOGRAPHIC PORTRAITS

    LATE 19TH/EARLY 20TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A COLLECTION OF VICTORIAN PHOTOGRAPHIC PORTRAITS
    LATE 19TH/EARLY 20TH CENTURY
    Comprising: a photograph of Sir Lawrence Alma-Tadema (1836-1912), by Lena Connell, signed, inscribed and dated; and photographs of Dante Gabriel Rossetti (1828-1882), one example after Lewis Carroll; Sir Frederick Leighton (1830-1896) by W. & D. Downey; Isambard Kingdom Brunel (1806-1859), a detail after the photograph by Robert Howlett of Brunel against the launching chains of the Great Eastern at Millwall in 1857; a photograph of Sir Frank Dicksee (1853-1928) in his studio by Russell & Sons; and a photograph of John Ruskin (1819-1900) by H. P. Robinson of Tunbridge Wells
    16¾ x 12½ in. (42.5 x 31.7 cm.), and smaller
    framed and glazed, eight in the lot (8)


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    Saleroom Notice

    Please note that the measurement as printed in the catalogue is incorrect. This lot is sold as viewed.