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'The Sofa in Her Royal Highness's Bedroom' Mar 1861

Albumen print | 16.9 x 21.0 cm (image) | RCIN 2101405

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Photograph of an interior view of Princess Victoria, Duchess of Kent's (1786-1861) bedroom in Frogmore House. The view includes a sofa above which hang a range of paintings.

The caption states the photograph shows the sofa 'on which H:R:H: breathed her last'.

  • Creator(s)

    Unknown Person (photographer)

    Princess Victoria, Duchess of Kent (1786-1861)
  • annotation: The Sofa in Her Royal Highness's Bedroom./ on which H: R: H: breathed her last./ 5th-16th March. 1861. [beneath work]
  • 16.9 x 21.0 cm (image)

  • Acquired by Prince Albert

  • Object type(s)
      • visual works
        • albums
          • photograph albums
        • photographs
    • Places
      • Europe
        • Great Britain
          • England
            • Berkshire [England]
              • Windsor [Berkshire]
                • Windsor Home Park
                  • Frogmore Estate [Windsor Home Park]
                    • Frogmore House
                      • Interiors [Frogmore House, Windsor Home Park]
    • Science, Medicine and Technology
      • Home economics
        • The Home
          • Bedrooms
        • Furniture & accessories
          • Seating. Chairs
            • Settees
          • Cushions