Portrait of Captain McLean

Carnell, Samuel
Current rights
Public Domain
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Object detail

About this object
Mid-length studio portrait of a man. A handwritten note on the back of the carte de visite identifies the sitter as Captain McLean, brother of Sir Donald McLean. It is unclear whether this note refers to John, Archibald or Alexander McLean.

Photographer, Samuel Carnell.
Date, it is thought that the photograph was taken around the early 1870s.
Production technique
Media/Materials description
Black and white carte de visite photograph.
Height x Width: 106 x 63mm
S. Carnell, Napier, Photographers details, Printed
Subject period
Subject date
Circa 1870
Collection of Hawke's Bay Museums Trust, Ruawharo Tā-ū-rangi, 2515
Credit Line
gifted by Mr John Murray
Other number(s)
m60/12, 2515, 84978


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