Portrait of E.T. Reed, F. Hollyer

Portrait of E.T. Reed, F. Hollyer

Photograph, portrait of Edward Tennyson Reed
Frederick Hollyer (1837-1933)
1899
Great Britain
Platinum Print
Museum no. 7782-1938

The sitter in this portrait sports a generous and groomed moustache, fashionable throughout the 1890s. It was common to have a pointed beard too. Collars were turned over into wings, and became taller throughout the decade. The jacket buttons fashionably high up.