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Prince Albert encouraged his children’s interest in photography

Prince Alfred, Duke of Edinburgh and Saxe-Coburg & Gotha (1844-1900)

Princess Louise, later Duchess of Argyll (1848-1939) 1864

Albumen print | 7.4 x 5.2 cm (image) | RCIN 2917664

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Photograph of a full length portrait of Princess Louise standing, facing towards the camera. She turns her head and gazes to the left. She holds a parasol in her right hand and a shawl over her left arm. A second image of the Princess can be seen behind her, through the reflection in a mirror she stands in front of.

  • Creator(s)

    Prince Alfred, Duke of Edinburgh and Saxe-Coburg & Gotha (1844-1900) (photographer)

    Princess Louise, Duchess of Argyll (1848-1939)
  • 7.4 x 5.2 cm (image)

  • From an album of photographs taken and arranged by Prince Alfred

  • Object type(s)
      • visual works
        • photographs
    • Science, Medicine and Technology
      • Home economics
        • Furniture & accessories
          • Mirrors
      • Industries, Crafts and Trades
        • Travel Goods
          • Parasols
        • Clothing
          • Shawls