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'The Duchess's Sitting Room' 15 - 15 Mar 1861

Albumen print | 16.2 x 21.1 cm (image) | RCIN 2101398

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Photograph of an interior view of Prince Victoria, Duchess of Kent's (1786-1861) Sitting room. The photograph depicts a mirror, fireplace and the Duchess' chair. The caption indicates the chair is the one in which she 'sat when she was taken ill'.

  • Creator(s)

    Unknown Person (photographer)

    Subject(s)
    Princess Victoria, Duchess of Kent (1786-1861)
  • annotation: The Duchess's Sitting room./ With Her Royal Highness 'chair, in which H:R:H:/ sat when she was taken ill./ 15rh March. 1861. [beneath work]
  • 16.2 x 21.1 cm (image)

  • Acquired by Prince Albert

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