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Cavendish Morton

(1874-1939), Photographer, actor and film director

Sitter associated with 15 portraits
Artist associated with 115 portraits
The actor, art director and photographer Cavendish Morton was born in New York to British parents. He took up photography in the late 1890s, photographing an actor in Lillie Langtry's production of The Degenerates. Morton had a studio at 60 Primrose Mansions, Battersea Park, London. He specialised in stage and society portraits, experimented with the autochrome process and became a leading photographer of the Edwardian period.

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Cavendish Morton as Pierrot, by Cavendish Morton - NPG x128824

Cavendish Morton as Pierrot

by Cavendish Morton
platinum print, 1900s
NPG x128824

Cavendish Morton as King Lear, by Cavendish Morton - NPG x128825

Cavendish Morton as King Lear

by Cavendish Morton
platinum print, 1900s
NPG x128825

Gloria Warren, by Cavendish Morton - NPG x128841

Gloria Warren

by Cavendish Morton
platinum print, 1900s
NPG x128841

Unknown man, by Cavendish Morton - NPG x128847

Unknown man

by Cavendish Morton
platinum print, 1900s
NPG x128847

Cavendish Morton, by Cavendish Morton - NPG x200575

Cavendish Morton

by Cavendish Morton
bromide postcard print, 1900s
NPG x200575

Cavendish Morton, by Cavendish Morton - NPG x45646

Cavendish Morton

by Cavendish Morton
platinum print, 1900s
NPG x45646

Unknown boy, by Cavendish Morton - NPG x128860

Unknown boy

by Cavendish Morton
platinum print, circa 1902
NPG x128860

Unknown girl, by Cavendish Morton - NPG x128861

Unknown girl

by Cavendish Morton
vintage print, circa 1902
NPG x128861

Unknown boy, by Cavendish Morton, published by  Raphael Tuck & Sons - NPG x128862

Unknown boy

by Cavendish Morton, published by Raphael Tuck & Sons
postcard reproduction, circa 1902
NPG x128862

'L'entente cordiale', by Cavendish Morton, published by  Raphael Tuck & Sons - NPG x128863

'L'entente cordiale'

by Cavendish Morton, published by Raphael Tuck & Sons
postcard reproduction, circa 1902
NPG x128863

'Two handy men', by Cavendish Morton, published by  Raphael Tuck & Sons - NPG x128864

'Two handy men'

by Cavendish Morton, published by Raphael Tuck & Sons
postcard reproduction, circa 1902
NPG x128864

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