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Southwell Brothers

(active 1862-1876), Photographers

Artist associated with 196 portraits
William, Frederick and Edwin Southwell were three London-born brothers. By 1861, the brothers had left the family business of piano tuners and established themselves as photographers. They opened a photographic studio on Baker Street and later also on New Bond Street. Between 1862 and 1868 they copyrighted some 276 images.

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John Hanning Speke, by Southwell Brothers - NPG P658

John Hanning Speke

by Southwell Brothers
sepia carbon print, 1863
NPG P658

Harris Prendergast, by Southwell Brothers - NPG Ax39751

Harris Prendergast

by Southwell Brothers
albumen carte-de-visite, 1860s
NPG Ax39751

John Baily, by Southwell Brothers - NPG Ax39736

John Baily

by Southwell Brothers
albumen carte-de-visite, 1860s
NPG Ax39736

Hon. Frances Sarah Whittuck (née Butler), by Southwell Brothers - NPG Ax46331

Hon. Frances Sarah Whittuck (née Butler)

by Southwell Brothers
albumen carte-de-visite, 1860s
NPG Ax46331

Sir Frederick Wellington John Fitzwygram, 4th Bt, by Southwell Brothers - NPG Ax46341

Sir Frederick Wellington John Fitzwygram, 4th Bt

by Southwell Brothers
albumen carte-de-visite, 1860s
NPG Ax46341

Sir Pyers Mostyn, 8th Bt, by Southwell Brothers - NPG Ax46385

Sir Pyers Mostyn, 8th Bt

by Southwell Brothers
albumen carte-de-visite, 1860s
NPG Ax46385

Fanny Stirling, by Southwell Brothers - NPG x26596

Fanny Stirling

by Southwell Brothers
albumen carte-de-visite, 1860s
NPG x26596

Florence Lancia (Laura Florence Ladbroke Clarke), by Southwell Brothers - NPG x19811

Florence Lancia (Laura Florence Ladbroke Clarke)

by Southwell Brothers
albumen carte-de-visite, 1860s
NPG x19811

Rose Leclercq, by Southwell Brothers - NPG x74531

Rose Leclercq

by Southwell Brothers
albumen carte-de-visite, 1860s
NPG x74531

Charles Richard Sackville-West, 6th Earl De La Warr, by Southwell Brothers - NPG x13380

Charles Richard Sackville-West, 6th Earl De La Warr

by Southwell Brothers
albumen carte-de-visite in window mount, 1860s
NPG x13380

Lizzie Weston (née Elizabeth Jackson), by Southwell Brothers - NPG x27357

Lizzie Weston (née Elizabeth Jackson)

by Southwell Brothers
albumen carte-de-visite, 1860s
NPG x27357

Susan Galton, by Southwell Brothers - NPG x28183

Susan Galton

by Southwell Brothers
albumen carte-de-visite, 1860s
NPG x28183

Jane Elizabeth ('Eliza') Vezin (née Thomson), by Southwell Brothers - NPG x27194

Jane Elizabeth ('Eliza') Vezin (née Thomson)

by Southwell Brothers
albumen carte-de-visite, 1860s
NPG x27194

Ethel Lavenu (Eliza Lavenu), by Southwell Brothers - NPG x19899

Ethel Lavenu (Eliza Lavenu)

by Southwell Brothers
albumen carte-de-visite, 1860s
NPG x19899

Sir Charles Edward Trevelyan, 1st Bt, by Southwell Brothers - NPG x13236

Sir Charles Edward Trevelyan, 1st Bt

by Southwell Brothers
albumen carte-de-visite, 1860s
NPG x13236

Howard Paul, by Southwell Brothers - NPG x12694

Howard Paul

by Southwell Brothers
albumen carte-de-visite, 1860s
NPG x12694

Isabella Featherstone (née Hill) (Mrs Howard Paul), by Southwell Brothers - NPG x12696

Isabella Featherstone (née Hill) (Mrs Howard Paul)

by Southwell Brothers
albumen carte-de-visite, 1860s
NPG x12696

Fanny Josephs, by Southwell Brothers - NPG x18956

Fanny Josephs

by Southwell Brothers
albumen carte-de-visite, 1860s
On display in Room 28 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG x18956

Patti Josephs (Mrs J.H. Fitzpatrick), by Southwell Brothers, published by  A. Marion, Son & Co - NPG x18957

Patti Josephs (Mrs J.H. Fitzpatrick)

by Southwell Brothers, published by A. Marion, Son & Co
albumen carte-de-visite, 1860s
NPG x18957

Lord Alfred Henry Paget, by Southwell Brothers - NPG x46527

Lord Alfred Henry Paget

by Southwell Brothers
albumen carte-de-visite, 1860s
NPG x46527

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