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313 Portraits in set:

Sir George Scharf albumen cartes-de-visite, (Distinguished Persons)

The majority of cartes collected in the 1860s by Sir George Scharf. Includes 4th Earl of Aberdeen, 1st July 1860 by Mayall to Lord Randolph Churchill in 1862 by A. Ken and an interesting outdoor group photograph of the 7th Earl of Carlisle and the Civil Service Cricket Club at the Vice Regal Lodge, Dublin, 18th August 1863. Inscribed and given to Scharf on 5 October 1863. Majority of cartes bear Scharf inscriptions as to date or place and from whom acquired.

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Samuel Rogers, by Mr Paine - NPG Ax29963

Samuel Rogers

by Mr Paine
salt print, early-mid 1850s
NPG Ax29963

H.B. Pugh, by James Ross - NPG Ax29955

H.B. Pugh

by James Ross
albumen carte-de-visite, 1850s
NPG Ax29955

Sir David Brewster, by Maull & Co, after  Maull & Polyblank - NPG Ax5070

Sir David Brewster

by Maull & Co, after Maull & Polyblank
albumen carte-de-visite, 1860s (mid-late 1850s)
NPG Ax5070

Charles John Canning, Earl Canning, by John Jabez Edwin Mayall - NPG Ax5083

Charles John Canning, Earl Canning

by John Jabez Edwin Mayall
albumen carte-de-visite, 1860-1866 (1855)
NPG Ax5083

Thomas Babington Macaulay, Baron Macaulay, by Maull & Polyblank - NPG Ax29649

Thomas Babington Macaulay, Baron Macaulay

by Maull & Polyblank
albumen carte-de-visite, April 1856
NPG Ax29649

Florence Nightingale, by Henry Hering - NPG Ax29671

Florence Nightingale

by Henry Hering
albumen carte-de-visite, (late 1856-1857)
NPG Ax29671

Daniel Sharpe, after Maull & Polyblank - NPG Ax30347

Daniel Sharpe

after Maull & Polyblank
photogravure, circa 1856
NPG Ax30347

Samuel Wilberforce, by William Edward Kilburn - NPG Ax30403

Samuel Wilberforce

by William Edward Kilburn
albumen carte-de-visite, late 1850s-early 1860s
NPG Ax30403

Sir Austen Henry Layard, by Maull & Polyblank - NPG Ax16424

Sir Austen Henry Layard

by Maull & Polyblank
albumen carte-de-visite, mid 1860s (circa 1858)
NPG Ax16424

James Fergusson, by McLean, Melhuish, Napper & Co - NPG Ax16268

James Fergusson

by McLean, Melhuish, Napper & Co
albumen carte-de-visite, 1859-1861
NPG Ax16268

Edward Henry Stanley, 15th Earl of Derby, by Caldesi, Blanford & Co - NPG Ax16249

Edward Henry Stanley, 15th Earl of Derby

by Caldesi, Blanford & Co
albumen carte-de-visite, early 1860s
NPG Ax16249

Charles Shaw-Lefevre, Viscount Eversley, by Caldesi, Blanford & Co - NPG Ax16263

Charles Shaw-Lefevre, Viscount Eversley

by Caldesi, Blanford & Co
albumen carte-de-visite, early 1860s
NPG Ax16263

Sir Thomas Fairbairn, 2nd Bt, by John & Charles Watkins - NPG Ax16265

Sir Thomas Fairbairn, 2nd Bt

by John & Charles Watkins
albumen carte-de-visite, early 1860s
NPG Ax16265

Thomas Garnier, published by Mason & Co (Robert Hindry Mason) - NPG Ax16272

Thomas Garnier

published by Mason & Co (Robert Hindry Mason)
albumen carte-de-visite, early 1860s
NPG Ax16272

Brownlow Cecil, 2nd Marquess of Exeter, by William Edward Kilburn - NPG Ax16264

Brownlow Cecil, 2nd Marquess of Exeter

by William Edward Kilburn
albumen carte-de-visite, 1860s
NPG Ax16264

George Henry Charles Byng, 3rd Earl of Strafford, by John & Charles Watkins - NPG Ax16261

George Henry Charles Byng, 3rd Earl of Strafford

by John & Charles Watkins
albumen carte-de-visite, early 1860s
NPG Ax16261

Granville George Leveson-Gower, 2nd Earl Granville, by John & Charles Watkins - NPG Ax16393

Granville George Leveson-Gower, 2nd Earl Granville

by John & Charles Watkins
albumen carte-de-visite, early 1860s
NPG Ax16393

Granville George Leveson-Gower, 2nd Earl Granville, by Caldesi, Blanford & Co - NPG Ax16395

Granville George Leveson-Gower, 2nd Earl Granville

by Caldesi, Blanford & Co
albumen carte-de-visite, early 1860s
NPG Ax16395