Connoisseurs and Collectors of Photography

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Who were the connoisseurs and collectors of photography in the 19th century? They include Queen Victoria and Prince Albert, the poet and mesmerist Chancy Hare Townshend, the Second Earl of Craven, who was also an ambitious amateur photographer, and Henry Cole, founding director of the V&A. The lecturer is Mark Haworth-Booth, Visiting Professor of Photography at University of the Arts, London and an honorary researcher at the V&A.

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Wallace Collection Hertford House, Manchester Square, LONDON London W1U 3BN 020 7563 9500 www.wallacecollection.org