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Victoria commissioned works that memorialised her beloved husband

British School, 19th century

Prince Albert, The Prince Consort (1819-1861) c. 1861-2

Watercolour on card over a photograph | 7.0 x 5.5 cm (sight) | RCIN 422319

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Heavily hand-coloured over a photograph by John Edwin Mayall of 224 Regent Street, London, taken on 1 December 1861, shortly before the Prince Consort's death (RCIN 2105675).
  • Creator(s)

    British School, 19th century (artist)

    After John Jabez Edwin Mayall (1813-1901) (photographer)

    Prince Albert, Prince Consort (1819-61)
  • 7.0 x 5.5 cm (sight)

    8.5 x 7.2 cm (frame, external)

  • First recorded in the Royal Collection during the reign of HM Queen Elizabeth II

  • Object type(s)
      • visual works
        • miniatures (paintings)