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Victoria commissioned works that memorialised her beloved husband

Camille Silvy (1834-1910)

Album of photographs of Prince Albert c. 1861

Velvet photograph frame | 25.0 x 16.4 x 3.2 cm (whole object) | RCIN 55287

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Purple velvet covered photograph album with metal corner mounts. An applied gilt AV cypher, European metal crown and a cypher with the motto "Treu und Fest" features on the front. The frame and cover is held together by a hinged gilt clasp featuring a VA cypher. The frame is lined in cream silk with a single gilt band. The album features a variety of photographs (RCINs 2514751-2514765) of Prince Albert.

'Treu und Fest' translated from German into England means 'Loyal and Sure'. It was Prince Albert's personal motto.
  • Creator(s)

    Camille Silvy (1834-1910) (photographer)

    Subject(s)
    Prince Albert, Prince Consort (1819-61)
  • 25.0 x 16.4 x 3.2 cm (whole object)

  • Acquired by Queen Victoria

  • Object type(s)
      • visual works
        • albums
          • photograph albums
    Subject(s)
    • Genealogy and Heraldry
      • Heraldry
        • Monograms
          • Monograms-AV
          • Monograms-A
          • Monograms-VA
      • Mottoes
    • Science, Medicine and Technology
      • Industries, Crafts and Trades
        • Jewellery
          • Crowns
    • Arts, Recreation, Entertainment & Sport
      • Photography
        • Photographs
    • Natural Sciences & Mathematics
      • Botany
        • General botany
          • Leaves

Camille Silvy (1834-1910)

Prince Albert (1819-61)

Camille Silvy (1834-1910)

Prince Albert (1819-61)

John Jabez Edwin Mayall (1813-1901)

Prince Albert (1819-61)

After Frances Sally Day (1815-92)

Prince Albert (1819-61)

John Jabez Edwin Mayall (1813-1901)

Prince Albert (1819-61)

Camille Silvy (1834-1910)

Prince Albert (1819-61)

John Jabez Edwin Mayall (1813-1901)

Prince Albert (1819-61)

John Jabez Edwin Mayall (1813-1901)

Prince Albert, Prince Consort (1819-61)

John Jabez Edwin Mayall (1813-1901)

Prince Albert (1819-61)

John Jabez Edwin Mayall (1813-1901)

Prince Albert (1819-61)

John Jabez Edwin Mayall (1813-1901)

Prince Albert (1819-61)

John Jabez Edwin Mayall (1813-1901)

Prince Albert (1819–61)

John Jabez Edwin Mayall (1813-1901)

Prince Albert (1819-61)