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by London Stereoscopic & Photographic Company, after Mayallalbumen print, circa 1881 (1858)NPG x9049
by London Stereoscopic & Photographic Company, after Mayallalbumen cabinet card, circa 1881 (1858)NPG x9050
by London Stereoscopic & Photographic Company, after Mayallsepia postcard print, copied 1870s (1858)On display in the Room 25 wallcase at the National Portrait GalleryNPG x126939
Sir Fitzroy Edward Kelly
by Mayallalbumen carte-de-visite, 1860sNPG Ax39730
Augustus De Morgan
by Mayallalbumen carte-de-visite, 1860sNPG x45715
James Duffield Harding
by Mayallalbumen carte-de-visite, early 1860sNPG x75759
Catherine Gladstone (née Glynne)
by Mayallalbumen carte-de-visite, circa 1860NPG x6055
(Thomas) Frederick Robson (né Brownbill)
by Mayallalbumen carte-de-visite, early 1860sNPG x22084
Louis Antoine Jullien
by Mayallalbumen carte-de-visite, circa 1860NPG x18965
Sir William Howard Russell
by Mayallalbumen carte-de-visite, 1860sNPG x15139
by Mayallalbumen carte-de-visite, 1860sNPG x32951
Louis Jean Joseph Charles Blanc
by Mayallalbumen carte-de-visite, 1860s-1870sNPG Ax46277
John Singleton Copley, Baron Lyndhurst
by Mayallalbumen carte-de-visite, 1861NPG Ax29646
by Mayallalbumen carte-de-visite, 1861NPG x20195
by Mayallalbumen carte-de-visite, 1861NPG x20194
by Mayallalbumen print, 1861NPG x20196
by Mayallalbumen carte-de-visite, 1861NPG x197129
by Mayallalbumen carte-de-visite, circa 1862NPG x197142
by Mayallalbumen carte-de-visite, mid 1860sNPG x7061
Sir Charles Lyell, 1st Bt
by Mayallalbumen carte-de-visite, mid 1860sNPG Ax7525
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