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London Stereoscopic & Photographic Company cabinet cards, 1870s-1900s


143 Portraits in set

The London Stereoscopic Company was founded in 1854 by George S. Nottage, and was still in business in 1908. It was successful in all branches of photography, but specialised in the mass production of stereoscopic photographs. The firm's output was vast; there were over 100,000 stereo photographs listed in its 1858 catalogue. The company was known by several slightly different names. In 1863 it is referred to as the London Stereoscopic and Photographic Co. and C. de V. Institute. From 1864 it was known as the London Stereoscopic and Photographic Co. Ltd. The firm occupied a variety of premises on Oxford Street, Regent Street, Cheapside and Bow Churchyard.

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Charles Dickens, by London Stereoscopic & Photographic Company - NPG x36208

Charles Dickens

by London Stereoscopic & Photographic Company
albumen cabinet card, 1880s (late 1850s)
NPG x36208

George Eliot, by London Stereoscopic & Photographic Company, after  Mayall - NPG x9050

George Eliot

by London Stereoscopic & Photographic Company, after Mayall
albumen cabinet card, circa 1881 (1858)
NPG x9050

William Ward, 1st Earl of Dudley, by London Stereoscopic & Photographic Company, possibly after  John Watkins - NPG x47098

William Ward, 1st Earl of Dudley

by London Stereoscopic & Photographic Company, possibly after John Watkins
albumen cabinet card, (1860s-mid 1870s)
NPG x47098

Benjamin Disraeli, Earl of Beaconsfield, by London Stereoscopic & Photographic Company, after  William Edward Kilburn - NPG x651

Benjamin Disraeli, Earl of Beaconsfield

by London Stereoscopic & Photographic Company, after William Edward Kilburn
albumen cabinet card, circa 1881 (early 1860s)
NPG x651

John Stuart Mill, by John Watkins, or by  John & Charles Watkins, printed by  London Stereoscopic & Photographic Company - NPG x12520

John Stuart Mill

by John Watkins, or by John & Charles Watkins, printed by London Stereoscopic & Photographic Company
albumen cabinet card, 1865 (1870s)
NPG x12520

John Stuart Mill, by John Watkins, or by  John & Charles Watkins, printed by  London Stereoscopic & Photographic Company - NPG x12522

John Stuart Mill

by John Watkins, or by John & Charles Watkins, printed by London Stereoscopic & Photographic Company
albumen cabinet card, 1865 (1900s)
NPG x12522

Mary Elizabeth Braddon, by London Stereoscopic & Photographic Company, after  United Association of Photography Limited - NPG x197250

Mary Elizabeth Braddon

by London Stereoscopic & Photographic Company, after United Association of Photography Limited
albumen cabinet card, (1865)
NPG x197250

Charles Dickens, by London Stereoscopic & Photographic Company - NPG x11860

Charles Dickens

by London Stereoscopic & Photographic Company
albumen cabinet card on paper mount, (1867)
NPG x11860

Charles Kingsley, by London Stereoscopic & Photographic Company - NPG x11877

Charles Kingsley

by London Stereoscopic & Photographic Company
albumen cabinet card, late 1860s
NPG x11877

Valentine Cameron Prinsep, by London Stereoscopic & Photographic Company - NPG x12768

Valentine Cameron Prinsep

by London Stereoscopic & Photographic Company
albumen cabinet card, 1870s
NPG x12768

Nasser al-Din, Shah of Persia, by London Stereoscopic & Photographic Company - NPG Ax46180

Nasser al-Din, Shah of Persia

by London Stereoscopic & Photographic Company
albumen cabinet card, 1870s
NPG Ax46180

(Charles) Hamilton Aidé, by London Stereoscopic & Photographic Company - NPG Ax68310

(Charles) Hamilton Aidé

by London Stereoscopic & Photographic Company
albumen cabinet card, 1870s
NPG Ax68310

Alexander Hugh Bruce, 6th Baron Balfour of Burleigh, by London Stereoscopic & Photographic Company - NPG x17082

Alexander Hugh Bruce, 6th Baron Balfour of Burleigh

by London Stereoscopic & Photographic Company
albumen cabinet card, 1870s-1900s
NPG x17082

Arthur James Balfour, 1st Earl of Balfour, by London Stereoscopic & Photographic Company - NPG x22246

Arthur James Balfour, 1st Earl of Balfour

by London Stereoscopic & Photographic Company
albumen cabinet card, 1870s-1900s
NPG x22246

Clement William Scott, by London Stereoscopic & Photographic Company - NPG x29691

Clement William Scott

by London Stereoscopic & Photographic Company
albumen cabinet card, 1870s-1880s
NPG x29691

Alfred, Lord Tennyson, by London Stereoscopic & Photographic Company - NPG x12999

Alfred, Lord Tennyson

by London Stereoscopic & Photographic Company
albumen cabinet card, circa 1870
NPG x12999

(Johanna) Therese Carolina Tietjens (Titiens), by London Stereoscopic & Photographic Company - NPG Ax5573

(Johanna) Therese Carolina Tietjens (Titiens)

by London Stereoscopic & Photographic Company
albumen cabinet card, 1870s
NPG Ax5573

'Leaders in Medicine & Surgery', by London Stereoscopic & Photographic Company - NPG x197426

'Leaders in Medicine & Surgery'

by London Stereoscopic & Photographic Company
carbon cabinet card, early-mid 1870s
NPG x197426

Mark Twain, by London Stereoscopic & Photographic Company - NPG x6162

Mark Twain

by London Stereoscopic & Photographic Company
albumen cabinet card, vignette, 1870s
NPG x6162

Clara Marion Jessie Rousby (née Dowse) as Charlotte Corday, by London Stereoscopic & Photographic Company - NPG x29193

Clara Marion Jessie Rousby (née Dowse) as Charlotte Corday

by London Stereoscopic & Photographic Company
albumen cabinet card, 1872
NPG x29193