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Victoria commissioned works that memorialised her beloved husband

Alexander Lamont Henderson (1838-1907)

Enamel portrait of Prince Albert (1819-61) c.1861-5

Transfer print enamel | 8.4 x 5.2 x 0.5 cm (whole object) | RCIN 55293

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A rectangular transfer-printed enamel of a full length portrait of Prince Albert (1819-61) seated, holding book in his left hand. He places his right hand on his chin. He is seated beside a table on which sits a statuette of the Venus de Milo.
  • Creator(s)

    Alexander Lamont Henderson (1838-1907) (retailer/maker)

    Subject(s)
    Prince Albert, Prince Consort (1819-61)
  • 8.4 x 5.2 x 0.5 cm (whole object)

  • Acquired by Queen Victoria

  • Object type(s)
      • visual works
        • enamels
    Subject(s)
    • Organisation
      • Documentation
        • Books
    • Science, Medicine and Technology
      • Home economics
        • Furniture & accessories
          • Tables