Connoisseurs and Collectors of Photography

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.

Venue information

Opening times

Daily, including bank holidays, 10am – 5pm Closed 24 – 26 Dec

Entry details

10.00 2.30pm
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