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Leonida Caldesi (1822-1891)

Artist associated with 53 portraits
Leonida Caldesi was a Florentine photographer who co-founded the photographic studio Caldesi and Montecchi, based on Porchester Terrace, London.

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Ax8671

Edward Gordon Douglas-Pennant, 1st Baron Penrhyn

by Leonida Caldesi
albumen carte-de-visite, 1860s
NPG Ax8671

Ax7491

Henry Ward Beecher

by Leonida Caldesi
albumen carte-de-visite, circa 1860
NPG Ax7491

Ax8542

Edward Cardwell, Viscount Cardwell

by Leonida Caldesi
albumen carte-de-visite, 1860s
NPG Ax8542

Ax8604

Edward Henry John Craufurd

by Leonida Caldesi
albumen carte-de-visite, 1860s
NPG Ax8604

Ax8646

Ralph Bernal Osborne

by Leonida Caldesi
albumen carte-de-visite, 1860s
NPG Ax8646

Ax9886

Richard Purefoy Fitzgerald

by Leonida Caldesi
albumen carte-de-visite, 1860s-1870s
NPG Ax9886

x74358

Louis Philippe Albert of Orléans, Count of Paris

by Leonida Caldesi
albumen carte-de-visite, 1860s
NPG x74358

x137000

'Popular Actresses'

by Ashford Brothers & Co, after Alexander Bassano, and Clarkington & Co (Charles Clarkington), and Joseph Richard James, and Horatio Nelson King, and Camille Silvy, and possibly Leonida Caldesi, and Adolphe Paul Auguste Beau, and Thomas Cranfield,
albumen carte-de-visite, 1860s
NPG x137000

x139709

John Prescott Knight

by Leonida Caldesi
albumen carte-de-visite, circa 1860
NPG x139709

x12957

John Ruskin

by Leonida Caldesi
albumen carte-de-visite, 1862
NPG x12957

Ax7533

John Ruskin

by Leonida Caldesi
albumen carte-de-visite, 1862
NPG Ax7533

x74412

Jean Baptiste Faure as Mephistopheles in 'Faust'

by Leonida Caldesi
albumen carte-de-visite, 1864
NPG x74412

D34280

Italo Gardoni

by George Zobel, published by John Mitchell, after Leonida Caldesi
stipple and line engraving, published 21 May 1855
NPG D34280

D34987

Giulia Grisi

by George Zobel, published by John Mitchell, after Leonida Caldesi
mezzotint, published 21 May 1855
NPG D34987

Ax68431

Dorothy (née Tennant), Lady Stanley

by Leonida Caldesi
albumen carte-de-visite
NPG Ax68431

Ax77136

A. Whitbread

by Leonida Caldesi
albumen carte-de-visite
NPG Ax77136

Ax9629

Samuel Wilberforce

by Leonida Caldesi
albumen carte-de-visite
NPG Ax9629