Portrait photography began as early as the invention of photography in the 1830s. There are already 50 workshops of portraitist photographers in Paris in 1840, often opened by former painters. Did you know that at that time the subject had to stand still for several minutes so that his portrait photograph was clear? Today, portrait photography is popular with celebrities or the general public.You would like to refine your search? Don't hesitate to look through our beautiful photographs Child, Couple, Family or Man. All the fine art photographs on sale on ArtPhotoLimited are signed and numbered in maximum 30 copies, in accordance with the French law regarding art.