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Prince Albert collected photographs of places significant to him

Thomas Pearce (active c. 1850s)

Old Widow Grant c.1857

Albumen print | 28.3 x 36.6 cm (page dimensions) | RCIN 2160050

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Photograph of a full length portrait of an elderly woman seated in an armchair, facing towards the camera. She rests her feet on a large rock. She wears a bonnet, shawl and long sleeve dress. There is a wooden fence and trees behind her.
  • Creator(s)

    Thomas Pearce (active c. 1850s) (photographer)

    Thomas Pearce (active c. 1850s) (photographer)

    Subject(s)
    Grant family
    Elizabeth Grant (1817-87)
  • 28.3 x 36.6 cm (page dimensions)

    9.2 x 6.5 cm (image)

  • Acquired by Queen Victoria and Prince Albert

  • Object type(s)
      • visual works
        • albums
          • photograph albums
        • photographs
      • printed & manuscript material
        • books
    Subject(s)
    • Science, Medicine and Technology
      • Home economics
        • Furniture & accessories
          • Seating. Chairs
            • Chairs