Two portraits from engravings after photographic portraits of David Livingstone. Edit

Summary

Component Unique Identifier
MS.42441
Level of Description
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Dates

  • 1864, or after -1880. (Creation)

Extents

  • 0.00 linear metres (Whole)
    2 folios.

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Notes

  • Scope and Contents

    Folio 1 : portrait of Livingstone from an engraving, 1864 or after, by Josiah Whymper after a photograph, 1864, by Thomas Annan. The

    impression formed the frontispiece to a publication by or about Livingstone; and,

    folio 2 : portrait of Livingstone from an engraving, 1865-1880, by Joseph Brown, after a photograph, 1865, by John Jabez Edwin

    Mayall. The impression formed the frontispiece to a publication by or about Livingstone, published by John Murray in 1880.

  • Existence and Location of Originals

    National Portrait Gallery, London, holds a copy of the Mayall photograph in the form of a carte-de-visite, dated 1865 (NPG Ax46276).

  • Immediate Source of Acquisition

    0437A

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