A cabinet card portrait photograph signed 'Kitchener of Khartoum'. Herbert Horatio KITCHENER, 1st Earl Kitchener of Khartoum, British Field Marshal.

A cabinet card portrait photograph signed 'Kitchener of Khartoum'

A gelatin silver photograph (image size 147 × 102 mm) on the printed cabinet card of the photographers Messrs Bassano (167 × 111 mm), captioned 'Lord Kitchener of Khartoum'; a few light scuffs and indentations to the photograph, with minute surface loss at one corner; mount a little rubbed and discoloured; overall in very good condition.

One of several portraits of Kitchener taken by Alexander Bassano. Kitchener's decorations indicate that this one was taken after the Sudan campaign but before the Boer War.

Provenance: Collection of The Hon Barry Jones AC.

Item #115623

Price: $550.00