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Valentine Cameron Prinsep

(1838-1904), Artist and writer

Later Victorian Portraits Catalogue Entry

Sitter in 7 portraits
Artist of 1 portrait

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Valentine Cameron Prinsep, by London Stereoscopic & Photographic Company - NPG x12768

Valentine Cameron Prinsep

by London Stereoscopic & Photographic Company
albumen cabinet card, 1870s
NPG x12768

Valentine Cameron Prinsep, by Robert Faulkner & Co - NPG x13479

Valentine Cameron Prinsep

by Robert Faulkner & Co
albumen carte-de-visite, 1870s
NPG x13479

Valentine Cameron Prinsep, by and published by Sampson Low, Marston, Searle and Rivington, after  Frank Dudman, for  Joseph Parkin Mayall - NPG Ax27817

Valentine Cameron Prinsep

by and published by Sampson Low, Marston, Searle and Rivington, after Frank Dudman, for Joseph Parkin Mayall
photogravure, 1883, published 1884
NPG Ax27817

Valentine Cameron Prinsep, by Ralph Winwood Robinson, published by  C. Whittingham & Co - NPG x7387

Valentine Cameron Prinsep

by Ralph Winwood Robinson, published by C. Whittingham & Co
platinum print, circa 1889, published 1892
NPG x7387

Valentine Cameron Prinsep ('Men of the Day. No. 144.'), by Sir Leslie Ward - NPG D43779

Valentine Cameron Prinsep ('Men of the Day. No. 144.')

by Sir Leslie Ward
chromolithograph, published in Vanity Fair 13 January 1877
NPG D43779

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