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Bassano 1916


507 Portraits in set

The Gallery holds over 40,000 negatives taken by the Bassano studio between the 1870s and 1950s. The firm was founded by Alexander Bassano in 1850 in Regent Street, London. The studio moved three times later to Old Bond Street in 1876, Dover Street in 1920 and then to Pimlico in 1974, where it still operates. The firm donated the bulk of the gallery's collection in 1974 when it made its last move to Pimlico. In 1996 two further selection of negatives were acquired, namely much of the work taken by Alexander Bassano himself from the 1870s to the early 1900s and a further 5,000 negatives of mainly theatrical subjects (from 1903-1939) which were presented by John Culme.

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Phya Sudham Maitri, by Bassano Ltd - NPG x152417

Phya Sudham Maitri

by Bassano Ltd
whole-plate glass negative, 20 May 1916
NPG x152417

Camille Clifford (Camilla Antoinette Clifford), by Bassano Ltd - NPG x22150

Camille Clifford (Camilla Antoinette Clifford)

by Bassano Ltd
whole-plate glass negative, 22 May 1916
NPG x22150

Camille Clifford (Camilla Antoinette Clifford), by Bassano Ltd - NPG x22151

Camille Clifford (Camilla Antoinette Clifford)

by Bassano Ltd
whole-plate glass negative, 22 May 1916
NPG x22151

Camille Clifford (Camilla Antoinette Clifford), by Bassano Ltd - NPG x22152

Camille Clifford (Camilla Antoinette Clifford)

by Bassano Ltd
whole-plate glass negative, 22 May 1916
NPG x22152

Camille Clifford (Camilla Antoinette Clifford), by Bassano Ltd - NPG x22153

Camille Clifford (Camilla Antoinette Clifford)

by Bassano Ltd
whole-plate glass negative, 22 May 1916
NPG x22153

Camille Clifford (Camilla Antoinette Clifford), by Bassano Ltd - NPG x22154

Camille Clifford (Camilla Antoinette Clifford)

by Bassano Ltd
whole-plate glass negative, 22 May 1916
NPG x22154

Camille Clifford (Camilla Antoinette Clifford), by Bassano Ltd - NPG x22155

Camille Clifford (Camilla Antoinette Clifford)

by Bassano Ltd
whole-plate glass negative, 22 May 1916
NPG x22155

Camille Clifford (Camilla Antoinette Clifford), by Bassano Ltd - NPG x22156

Camille Clifford (Camilla Antoinette Clifford)

by Bassano Ltd
whole-plate glass negative, 22 May 1916
NPG x22156

Sir (Edward) Seymour Hicks, by Bassano Ltd - NPG x30220

Sir (Edward) Seymour Hicks

by Bassano Ltd
whole-plate glass negative, 13 January 1916
NPG x30220

Sir (Edward) Seymour Hicks, by Bassano Ltd - NPG x30221

Sir (Edward) Seymour Hicks

by Bassano Ltd
whole-plate glass negative, 13 January 1916
NPG x30221

Sir (Edward) Seymour Hicks, by Bassano Ltd - NPG x30222

Sir (Edward) Seymour Hicks

by Bassano Ltd
whole-plate glass negative, 13 January 1916
NPG x30222

Betty Hicks; Sir (Edward) Seymour Hicks, by Bassano Ltd - NPG x30223

Betty Hicks; Sir (Edward) Seymour Hicks

by Bassano Ltd
whole-plate glass negative, 13 January 1916
NPG x30223

Betty Hicks; Sir (Edward) Seymour Hicks, by Bassano Ltd - NPG x30224

Betty Hicks; Sir (Edward) Seymour Hicks

by Bassano Ltd
whole-plate glass negative, 13 January 1916
NPG x30224

Betty Hicks; Sir (Edward) Seymour Hicks, by Bassano Ltd - NPG x30225

Betty Hicks; Sir (Edward) Seymour Hicks

by Bassano Ltd
whole-plate glass negative, 13 January 1916
NPG x30225

Betty Hicks; Sir (Edward) Seymour Hicks, by Bassano Ltd - NPG x30226

Betty Hicks; Sir (Edward) Seymour Hicks

by Bassano Ltd
whole-plate glass negative, 13 January 1916
NPG x30226

Charles William Dyson Perrins, by Bassano Ltd - NPG x30770

Charles William Dyson Perrins

by Bassano Ltd
whole-plate glass negative, 24 May 1916
NPG x30770

Charles William Dyson Perrins, by Bassano Ltd - NPG x30771

Charles William Dyson Perrins

by Bassano Ltd
whole-plate glass negative, 24 May 1916
NPG x30771

Charles William Dyson Perrins, by Bassano Ltd - NPG x30772

Charles William Dyson Perrins

by Bassano Ltd
whole-plate glass negative, 24 May 1916
NPG x30772

Charles William Dyson Perrins, by Bassano Ltd - NPG x30773

Charles William Dyson Perrins

by Bassano Ltd
whole-plate glass negative, 24 May 1916
NPG x30773