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Prince Albert used photography to document exhibitions and works of art

After Thomas Richard Williams (1825-71)

'Victoria, Princess Royal (Princess Frederic William of Prussia)' c.1863-5

Albumen print | 6.2 x 4.5 cm (image) | RCIN 2373706

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Photograph of work of porcelain featuring a depiction of Victoria, Princess Royal, later Empress of Germany (1840-1901), on her wedding day.

Photograph is from a folder of photographs of paintings and artworks displayed in Prince Albert's (1819-61) rooms. This work was shown in Prince Albert' dressing room, on the south side.

  • Creator(s)

    After Thomas Richard Williams (1825-71) (photographer)

    Empress Friedrich, German Empress and Queen of Prussia (1840-1901)
  • annotation: (10.)/ The Prince Consort's Dressing Room/ South Side [upper mount]
    annotation: [above work] Victoria, Princess Royal,/ (Princess Frederic William of Prussia) [below work] SIMPSON, AFTER WILLIAMS/ Jany 25th 1858./ On China. 7 in x 5 in. [around photograph]
  • 6.2 x 4.5 cm (image)

    28.0 x 34.4 cm (mount)

  • Acquired by Queen Victoria

  • Object type(s)
      • visual works
        • albums
          • photograph albums
    • Social sciences
      • Ethnology
        • Social customs
          • Marriage
            • Wedding Ceremonial Costume
              • Wedding dresses