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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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Ax17191

Franz Xaver Winterhalter

by Leonida Caldesi
albumen carte-de-visite, 1850s-1860s
NPG Ax17191

x134737

Queen Victoria with her family

by Caldesi, Blanford & Co, after Leonida Caldesi
albumen carte-de-visite, early 1860s (1857)
NPG x134737

Ax29674

Susan North, Baroness North

by Leonida Caldesi
albumen carte-de-visite, early-mid 1860s
NPG Ax29674

Ax14801

Sir Charles Lock Eastlake

by Leonida Caldesi
albumen carte-de-visite, early 1860s
NPG Ax14801

Ax14807

David Roberts

by Caldesi, Blanford & Co, or by Leonida Caldesi
albumen carte-de-visite, early 1860s
NPG Ax14807

Ax14911

Frederick Daniel Hardy

by Leonida Caldesi
albumen carte-de-visite, 1860s
NPG Ax14911

Ax14916

Henry Weigall

by Leonida Caldesi
albumen carte-de-visite, 1860s
NPG Ax14916

Ax14940

William Theed the Younger

by Leonida Caldesi
albumen carte-de-visite, 1860s
NPG Ax14940

Ax17152

Dominic Charles Colnaghi

by Leonida Caldesi
albumen carte-de-visite, 1860s
NPG Ax17152

Ax17153

John Anthony Scott

by Leonida Caldesi
albumen carte-de-visite, 1860s
NPG Ax17153

Ax11913

Sir Charles Lock Eastlake

by Leonida Caldesi
albumen carte-de-visite, early 1860s
On display in Room 25 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG Ax11913

Ax11916

David Roberts

by Leonida Caldesi, or by Caldesi, Blanford & Co
albumen carte-de-visite, early 1860s
NPG Ax11916

Ax39728

Sir John Stuart

by Leonida Caldesi
albumen carte-de-visite, 1860s
NPG Ax39728

Ax39729

Sir Richard Malins

by Leonida Caldesi
albumen carte-de-visite, 1860s
NPG Ax39729

Ax39734

Roundell Palmer, 1st Earl of Selborne

by Leonida Caldesi
albumen carte-de-visite, 1860s
NPG Ax39734

Ax39755

Charles Beavan

by Leonida Caldesi
albumen carte-de-visite, 1860s
NPG Ax39755

x12439

Sir George Cornewall Lewis, 2nd Bt

by Leonida Caldesi
albumen carte-de-visite, 1860s
NPG x12439

x46997

Emily Faithfull

by Leonida Caldesi
albumen carte-de-visite, 1860s
NPG x46997

x27335

Francis Wemyss-Charteris-Douglas, 8th Earl of Wemyss

by Leonida Caldesi
albumen carte-de-visite, early 1860s
NPG x27335