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Oscar Gustave Rejlander (1813-1875), Photographer

Artist associated with 17 portraits
Born in Sweden in 1813, Rejlander began his artistic career as a painter in Rome in the 1830s. Following his marriage to an Englishwoman, Rejlander moved to the West Midlands where he turned to photography in 1853. He collaborated with two of the best-known English photographers of his day, Lewis Carroll and Julia Margaret Cameron. He died in London in 1875. The National Portrait Gallery holds more than 10 of his photographs.

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Prince Albert of Saxe-Coburg-Gotha

after Oscar Gustave Rejlander
albumen carte-de-visite, (1857 or 1861)
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Prince Albert of Saxe-Coburg-Gotha

after Oscar Gustave Rejlander
albumen carte-de-visite, (1857 or 1861)
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Robert Keeley

by Oscar Gustave Rejlander
albumen carte-de-visite, 1860s
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Robert Keeley

by Oscar Gustave Rejlander
albumen carte-de-visite, 1860s
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Ax25094

Edward Askew Sothern

by Oscar Gustave Rejlander
albumen carte-de-visite, 1860s
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Alfred Tennyson, 1st Baron Tennyson

by Oscar Gustave Rejlander
albumen print, early 1860s
NPG x12998

x26336

Possibly Jane Octavia Brookfield (nee Elton)

by Oscar Gustave Rejlander
albumen carte-de-visite, 1860s
NPG x26336

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Alfred Tennyson, 1st Baron Tennyson

by Oscar Gustave Rejlander
albumen print, early 1860s
NPG x7950

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Sir Henry Taylor

by Oscar Gustave Rejlander
albumen carte-de-visite, 1863
NPG x12982

x12117

Sir Courtenay Peregrine Ilbert

by Oscar Gustave Rejlander
albumen carte-de-visite, early-mid 1870s
NPG x12117

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Stella Duckworth

by Oscar Gustave Rejlander
albumen carte-de-visite, 1872
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Stella Duckworth

by Oscar Gustave Rejlander
albumen carte-de-visite, 1874
NPG x128765

D33762

Prince Albert of Saxe-Coburg-Gotha

by C. Schacher, after Oscar Gustave Rejlander
lithograph, (1857 or 1861)
NPG D33762

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Prince Albert of Saxe-Coburg-Gotha

by Oscar Gustave Rejlander
albumen carte-de-visite, 1857 or 1861
NPG Ax9575

Ax9744

Prince Albert of Saxe-Coburg-Gotha

by Oscar Gustave Rejlander
albumen carte-de-visite, circa 1861 (1857 or 1861)
NPG Ax9744

D40520

Alfred Tennyson, 1st Baron Tennyson

by Julien M., printed by Lemercier, published by Henry Graves & Co, published by Victor Delarue, after Oscar Gustave Rejlander
lithograph, published August 1863
NPG D40520