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Prince Albert used photography to document exhibitions and works of art

After William Bambridge (1810-79)

'HRH Prince Leopold' c.1863-5

Albumen print | 6.3 x 4.9 cm (image, oval) | RCIN 2373711

Photograph of a coloured photograph of a full length portrait of Prince Leopold, later Duke of Albany (1853-84) standing, facing towards the camera. He wears Highland dress.

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

  • Creator(s)

    After William Bambridge (1810-79) (photographer)

    Subject(s)
    Prince Leopold, Duke of Albany (1853-84)
  • annotation: (11.)/ The Prince Consort's Dressing Room/ North Side. [upper mount]
    annotation: [above work] HRH Prince Leopold[below work] BAMBRIDGE. 1858/ Coloured Photo. 9 in x 7 in. [around photograph]
  • 6.3 x 4.9 cm (image, oval)

    28.0 x 34.4 cm (mount)

  • Acquired by Queen Victoria

  • Object type(s)
      • visual works
        • albums
          • photograph albums
    Subject(s)
    • Social sciences
      • Ethnology
        • Costume & National dress
          • Costume-Great Britain
            • Costume-Scotland
              • Scottish Highland Dress