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TITLE
Portrait of a man 1847
EXTERNAL ID
GB1796_1999_116_345
PLACENAME
unidentified
DATE OF IMAGE
1847
PERIOD
1840s
CREATOR
Cook
SOURCE
Highland Photographic Archive (IMAG)
ASSET ID
11332
KEYWORDS
daguerreotype
portrait photography
photographic processes
Portrait of a man 1847

Portrait of a man taken in 1847 using a 19th century photographic process called daguerreotype, involving an iodine-sensitized silvered plate and mercury vapour. The process is named after its French inventor, L J M Daguerre. This photograph is from the collection of Joseph Cook, who collected photographs connected with Inverness and the surrounding area


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Portrait of a man 1847

1840s

daguerreotype; portrait photography; photographic processes

Highland Photographic Archive (IMAG)

Joseph Cook Collection

Portrait of a man taken in 1847 using a 19th century photographic process called daguerreotype, involving an iodine-sensitized silvered plate and mercury vapour. The process is named after its French inventor, L J M Daguerre. This photograph is from the collection of Joseph Cook, who collected photographs connected with Inverness and the surrounding area <br /> <br /> <br /> This image can be purchased.<br /> For further information about purchasing and prices please email the<br /> <a href="mailto: photographic.archive@highlifehighland.com">Highland Photographic Archive</a> quoting the External ID.