Sir Henry Irving (1838 - 1905)
Glazed photographic print of the actor Sir Henry Irving (1838 - 1905). Unable to make positive identification of photographic process (due to glazing) but either albumen print or silver gelatine POP. Lower of the three photographs to left of bevelled glass panel on centre screen.
Marked in Lady Iveagh’s 1966 Inventory, p25Purchased in 1986 with the aid of a grant from the V&A Museum Purchase Grant Fund and the Monument Trust