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Victoria commissioned works that memorialised her beloved husband

Alexander Lamont Henderson (1838-1907)

Prince Albert (1819-61) c.1878

Photographic reproduction on enamel | 7.1 x 5.2 x 0.1 cm (whole object) | RCIN 53505

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A slightly convex oval enamel plaque with enamelled reproduction of a photograph of Prince Albert (1819-61). Prince Albert is depicted in a half-length portrait, looking to the left.

Photograph taken in 1861.

  • Creator(s)

    Alexander Lamont Henderson (1838-1907) (enameller)

    After Camille Silvy (1834-1910) (photographer)

    Prince Albert, Prince Consort (1819-61)
  • 7.1 x 5.2 x 0.1 cm (whole object)

  • Acquired by Queen Victoria

  • Object type(s)
      • visual works
        • plaques
        • enamels