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Camille Silvy Collection, Album 3 (Daybook Volume 3), 1861


1354 Portraits in set

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 3: sitter numbers 2701-4072 (25 March 1861 - 31 May 1861), 349 pages containing 1360 photographs. Notable sitters include: 3rd Earl Grey; 1st Baron Revelstoke; Baron Carlo Marochetti; Louisa, Marchioness of Waterford; Sir Morton Peto, 1st Bt; Sir Henry Frederick Ponsonby; Sir John Inglis; Mansfield Parkyns; Rudolf Lehmann; James Sant; Michael William Balfe.

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Miss Bolton, by Camille Silvy - NPG Ax52487

Miss Bolton

by Camille Silvy
albumen print, 16 April 1860
NPG Ax52487

Emily Curzon, by Camille Silvy - NPG Ax52353

Emily Curzon

by Camille Silvy
albumen print, 10 April 1860
NPG Ax52353

Louisa Anne Beresford, by Camille Silvy - NPG Ax53979

Louisa Anne Beresford

by Camille Silvy
albumen print, 27 May 1861
NPG Ax53979

John Wodehouse, 1st Earl of Kimberley, by Camille Silvy - NPG Ax54057

John Wodehouse, 1st Earl of Kimberley

by Camille Silvy
albumen print, 31 May 1861
NPG Ax54057

John Wodehouse, 1st Earl of Kimberley, by Camille Silvy - NPG Ax54058

John Wodehouse, 1st Earl of Kimberley

by Camille Silvy
albumen print, 31 May 1861
NPG Ax54058

Henry Trail Erskine, by Camille Silvy - NPG Ax53005

Henry Trail Erskine

by Camille Silvy
albumen print, 14 May 1861
NPG Ax53005

Sir Thomas Kenah, by Camille Silvy - NPG Ax52863

Sir Thomas Kenah

by Camille Silvy
albumen print, 4 May 1861
NPG Ax52863

Sir Thomas Kenah, by Camille Silvy - NPG Ax52528

Sir Thomas Kenah

by Camille Silvy
albumen print, 18 April 1861
NPG Ax52528

Edward Law, 1st Earl of Ellenborough, by Camille Silvy - NPG Ax52455

Edward Law, 1st Earl of Ellenborough

by Camille Silvy
albumen print, 13 April 1861
NPG Ax52455

Edward Law, 1st Earl of Ellenborough, by Camille Silvy - NPG Ax52456

Edward Law, 1st Earl of Ellenborough

by Camille Silvy
albumen print, 13 April 1861
NPG Ax52456

Constantine Geralopulo, by Camille Silvy - NPG Ax52715

Constantine Geralopulo

by Camille Silvy
albumen print, 26 April 1861
NPG Ax52715

Elizabeth Mary Hippisley (née Sulivan), by Camille Silvy - NPG Ax52788

Elizabeth Mary Hippisley (née Sulivan)

by Camille Silvy
albumen print, 30 April 1861
NPG Ax52788

William Henry Hippisley, by Camille Silvy - NPG Ax52789

William Henry Hippisley

by Camille Silvy
albumen print, 30 April 1861
NPG Ax52789

Kathleen Mary Liddell (née Lane-Fox), by Camille Silvy - NPG Ax53066

Kathleen Mary Liddell (née Lane-Fox)

by Camille Silvy
albumen print, 16 May 1861
NPG Ax53066

James Sant; Eliza Sant (née Thomson), by Camille Silvy - NPG Ax52592

James Sant; Eliza Sant (née Thomson)

by Camille Silvy
albumen print, 21 April 1861
NPG Ax52592

James Sant, by Camille Silvy - NPG Ax52593

James Sant

by Camille Silvy
albumen print, 21 April 1861
NPG Ax52593

Miss Booth; Miss Booth, by Camille Silvy - NPG Ax52573

Miss Booth; Miss Booth

by Camille Silvy
albumen print, 19 April 1861
NPG Ax52573