Silvy, Camille-Léon-Louis, 1834-1910

Alternative names
Dates:
Birth 1834-03-18
Death 1910-02-02
French
French

Biographical notes:

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

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Subjects:

  • Men
  • Illustrators, English--19th century
  • Prime ministers
  • Boys
  • Children
  • Women
  • Cartoonists
  • Statesmen

Occupations:

  • Photographers

Places:

  • Australia (as recorded)