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Hello All,
I have recently acquired a cdv size albumen print, circa 1860,of a genre scene.
The man in the photo looks very much like Rejlander.
Any comments appreciated.
Regards,
Meir

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Comment by David Henry Kingston on December 31, 2011 at 19:16

I think this was taken by Rejlander, and I think I know the identity of the lady. The man resembles Rejlander, but he may be a model. The backdrop has featured in several Rejlander photographs. the photograph was almost certainly taken in the Wolverhampton studios in mid 1850's 

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