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Victoria commissioned works that memorialised her beloved husband

Prince Alfred, Duke of Edinburgh and Saxe-Coburg & Gotha (1844-1900)

Queen Victoria and Princess Alice, 1862 [in Portraits of Royal Children Vol.6 1862-1863] Mar 1862

Albumen print | 7.9 x 5.7 cm (image) | RCIN 2900542

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Queen Victoria (1819-1901) and her daughter Princess Alice (1837-78) sit on bench in mourning clothes, a bust of the Prince Consort behind them; Queen Victoria (left), her head almost profile right, looks down at her hands on her lap. Princess Alice, profile left, looks at her mother. Greenery behind to left and right.
  • Creator(s)

    Prince Alfred, Duke of Edinburgh and Saxe-Coburg & Gotha (1844-1900) (photographer)

    Prince Alfred, Duke of Edinburgh and Saxe-Coburg & Gotha (1844-1900) (royal creator)

    Subject(s)
    Queen Victoria, Queen of the United Kingdom (1819-1901)
    Princess Alice, Grand Duchess of Hesse & by Rhine (1843-78)
    Prince Albert, Prince Consort (1819-61)
  • 7.9 x 5.7 cm (image)

    31.0 x 24.7 cm (page dimensions)

  • Acquired by Queen Victoria

  • Object type(s)
      • visual works
        • photographs