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Prince Albert used photography to document exhibitions and works of art

Unknown Person

'"Ecce Homo!"' c.1863-5

Albumen print | 5.1 x 3.9 cm (image, oval) | RCIN 2373693

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Photograph of a China object depicting a head portrait of Christ gazing upwards and wearing the crown of thorns.

Photograph is from a folder of photographs of paintings and artworks displayed in Prince Albert's (1819-61) rooms. This object was displayed in the Blue Room, Windsor Castle, where Prince Albert died. The Blue Room was subsequently referred to as The Albert Room.

  • Creator(s)

    Unknown Person (artist)

  • annotation: (4.)/ The "Albert" Room. [upper mount]
    annotation: [above work] "Ecce Homo!" [below work] China 9 3/5 in x 7 1/8 in [around photograph]
  • 5.1 x 3.9 cm (image, oval)

    28.0 x 34.4 cm (mount)

  • Acquired by Queen Victoria

  • Object type(s)
      • visual works
        • albums
          • photograph albums
    • Religion & Theology
      • Religions and faiths
        • Christianity
          • Devotional Images of Christ
            • Man of Sorrows
          • Life of Christ
            • Passion of Christ
              • Christ Crowned with thorns
                • Crown of Thorns