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Prince Albert used photography to document exhibitions and works of art

After William Bambridge (1810-79)

'Victoria. March 20th, 1856' c.1863-5

Albumen print | 6.5 x 5.8 cm (image) | RCIN 2373714

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Photograph of a work on porcelain featuring a portrait of Victoria, Princess Royal, later Empress of Germany (1840-1901), kneeling at an altar at Windsor Castle.

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

  • Creator(s)

    After William Bambridge (1810-79) (photographer)

    Empress Friedrich, German Empress and Queen of Prussia (1840-1901)
  • annotation: (15.)/ The Prince Consort's Writing Room/ East Side [upper mount]
    annotation: [above work] Victoria March 20th, 1856./ [below work] On China. 5 in x 5 in. [around photograph]
  • 6.5 x 5.8 cm (image)

    28.0 x 34.4 cm (mount)

  • Acquired by Queen Victoria

  • Object type(s)
      • visual works
        • albums
          • photograph albums