Sir Richard Francis Burton

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Sir Richard Francis Burton, by Ernest Edwards, published by  Alfred William Bennett, published 1865 (April 1865) - NPG x14771 - © National Portrait Gallery, London

© National Portrait Gallery, London

Sir Richard Francis Burton

by Ernest Edwards, published by Alfred William Bennett
albumen print, published 1865 (April 1865)
3 3/8 in. x 2 5/8 in. (87 mm x 68 mm) image size
Purchased, 1935
Photographs Collection
NPG x14771


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This photograph, taken for Portraits of Men of Eminence (1865), presents Burton in a Levantine costume.

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  • Jeal, Tim; Calder, Angus; Driver, Felix; Cannizzo, Jeanne; Barringer, Tim; MacKenzie, John M., Livingstone: David Livingstone and the Victorian Encounter in Africa, 1996 (accompanying the exhibition at the National Portrait Gallery from 22 March - 7 July 1996), p. 130
  • Rogers, Malcolm, Camera Portraits, 1989 (accompanying the exhibition at the National Portrait Gallery from 20 October 1989 - 21 January 1990), p. 77

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