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A collection of twelve albums representing the output of Camille Silvy’s (1834-1910) photographic portrait studio based at 38 Porchester Terrace, Bayswater, London. Compiled by the studio, each album is arranged almost entirely chronologically and in sitter number order. Each page is divided into a grid of four sections with each section featuring one carte-de-visite sized albumen print from the sittings, pasted beneath the sitter number and a handwritten identification of the photograph’s subject. Album 1: sitter numbers 1-1300 (undated, probably 1860), 281 pages containing 705 photographs. Notable sitters include: Princess Mary of Cambridge (later Duchess of Teck); 1st Marquess of Dufferin and Ava; Marchesi d'Azeglio; Louis d'Orléans, Duc de Nemours; 3rd Viscount and Viscountess Palmerston; Edward Cheney; Adelaide Kemble; Alexander James Beresford Beresford Hope; Horatio Powys; Wilhelm Kuhe; Rosa Csillag.

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Camille Silvy with a boy, by Camille Silvy - NPG Ax50057

Camille Silvy with a boy

by Camille Silvy
albumen print, August 1859
NPG Ax50057

Adelaide Kemble, by Camille Silvy - NPG Ax50267

Adelaide Kemble

by Camille Silvy
albumen print, 1860
NPG Ax50267

Unknown man, by Camille Silvy - NPG Ax50590

Unknown man

by Camille Silvy
albumen print, 1860
NPG Ax50590

James Hay Erskine Wemyss, by Camille Silvy - NPG Ax50127

James Hay Erskine Wemyss

by Camille Silvy
albumen print, 1860
NPG Ax50127

James Hay Erskine Wemyss, by Camille Silvy - NPG Ax50129

James Hay Erskine Wemyss

by Camille Silvy
albumen print, 1860
NPG Ax50129

Hon. Walter Harbord, by Camille Silvy - NPG Ax50607

Hon. Walter Harbord

by Camille Silvy
albumen print, 1860
NPG Ax50607

Lord Frederick Paulet, by Camille Silvy - NPG Ax50231

Lord Frederick Paulet

by Camille Silvy
albumen print, 1860
NPG Ax50231

George Cadogan, 3rd Earl Cadogan, by Camille Silvy - NPG Ax50113

George Cadogan, 3rd Earl Cadogan

by Camille Silvy
albumen print, 1860
NPG Ax50113

Lord Alfred Spencer-Churchill, by Camille Silvy - NPG Ax50361

Lord Alfred Spencer-Churchill

by Camille Silvy
albumen print, 1860
NPG Ax50361

Robert Jocelyn, 3rd Earl of Roden, by Camille Silvy - NPG Ax50424

Robert Jocelyn, 3rd Earl of Roden

by Camille Silvy
albumen print, 1860
NPG Ax50424

Lady Mary Catherine Craven (née Yorke), by Camille Silvy - NPG Ax50213

Lady Mary Catherine Craven (née Yorke)

by Camille Silvy
albumen print, 1860
NPG Ax50213

Marie of Baden, Princess of Leiningen, by Camille Silvy - NPG Ax50170

Marie of Baden, Princess of Leiningen

by Camille Silvy
albumen print, 1860
NPG Ax50170

Marie of Baden, Princess of Leiningen, by Camille Silvy - NPG Ax50172

Marie of Baden, Princess of Leiningen

by Camille Silvy
albumen print, 1860
NPG Ax50172