Silvy, Camille-Léon-Louis, 1834-1910Alternative names
A French aristocrat and amateur photographer, Camille Silvy is credited with introducing the carte-de-visite to England. After popularity of the format declined in London, he returned to Paris and reestablished his studio there.
From the description of Camille-Léon-Louis Silvy Collection. [ca. 1860-1865]. (Harry Ransom Humanities Research Center (HRC); University of Texas at Austin). WorldCat record id: 191957078
- Illustrators, English--19th century
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