Count Platen

Count Platen


Identified in the Silvy daybooks as 'Count Platen,' this is Count Baltzar von Platen, who as the King of Sweden and Norway's Envoy to the Court of St James between 1857 and 1861. He resided at 49 Grosvenor Street, London.

Photographed by Camille Silvy of London in 1860.
 


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