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Bassano Ltd

(active 1901-1962), Photographers

Artist associated with 42741 portraits
Alexander Bassano opened a studio in 1850 in Regent Street, London, moving to Old Bond Street in 1876. The studio was large enough to house an eighty-foot panoramic background scene mounted on rollers, which provided a variety of outdoor or court backgrounds. Bassano retired in around 1903, when the premises were refurbished and relaunched as Bassano Ltd, Royal Photographers. The firm was resold on many occasions but retained the Bassano name and the studio's collection of negatives. In 1964 it incorporated Vandyk to become first Bassano and Vandyk Studios and then, in 1965, Bassano and Vandyk incorporating Elliott and Fry.

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Sir Peter Hannay Bailey Tapsell

by Bassano Ltd
half-plate film negative, 14 June 1978
NPG x174018

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Sir Peter Hannay Bailey Tapsell

by Bassano Ltd
half-plate film negative, 14 June 1978
NPG x174019

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Sir John Heydon Romaine Stokes

by Bassano Ltd
half-plate film negative, 14 June 1978
NPG x174026

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Sir John Heydon Romaine Stokes

by Bassano Ltd
half-plate film negative, 14 June 1978
NPG x174027

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Sir John Heydon Romaine Stokes

by Bassano Ltd
half-plate film negative, 14 June 1978
NPG x174028

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Sir John Heydon Romaine Stokes

by Bassano Ltd
half-plate film negative, 14 June 1978
NPG x174029

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Sir John Heydon Romaine Stokes

by Bassano Ltd
half-plate film negative, 14 June 1978
NPG x174030

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Sir John Heydon Romaine Stokes

by Bassano Ltd
half-plate film negative, 14 June 1978
NPG x174031

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Enoch Powell

by Bassano Ltd
half-plate film negative, 8 June 1978
NPG x171723

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Enoch Powell

by Bassano Ltd
half-plate film negative, 8 June 1978
NPG x171725

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Enoch Powell

by Bassano Ltd
half-plate film negative, 8 June 1978
NPG x171726

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Enoch Powell

by Bassano Ltd
half-plate film negative, 8 June 1978
NPG x171727

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John Golding

by Bassano Ltd
half-plate film negative, 20 June 1978
NPG x171732

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John Golding

by Bassano Ltd
half-plate film negative, 20 June 1978
NPG x171733

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John Golding

by Bassano Ltd
half-plate film negative, 20 June 1978
NPG x171735

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John Golding

by Bassano Ltd
half-plate film negative, 20 June 1978
NPG x171736

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Denis Herbert Howell, Baron Howell

by Bassano Ltd
half-plate film negative, 21 June 1978
NPG x171738

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Denis Herbert Howell, Baron Howell

by Bassano Ltd
half-plate film negative, 21 June 1978
NPG x171740

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Denis Herbert Howell, Baron Howell

by Bassano Ltd
half-plate film negative, 21 June 1978
NPG x171741

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Denis Herbert Howell, Baron Howell

by Bassano Ltd
half-plate film negative, 21 June 1978
NPG x171742

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11 July 2016, 09:37

Bassano, the photographer here, was the family name of a group of Portuguese Jewish minstrels at the court of Queen Elizabeth the 1st, at a time when Jews were not officially in England.

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