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Victoria commissioned works that memorialised her beloved husband

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'The King's room'; Crimson Drawing Room, Windsor Castle Dec 1861

Albumen print | 5.6 x 7.9 cm (image) | RCIN 2513486

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Photograph of an interior view of the Red Room, or King's Room, at Windsor Castle.

Queen Victoria (1819-1901) has captioned the photograph 'The King's Room', a reference to King Leopold I's (1790-1865) use of the rooms during his stays at Windsor Castle.

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    Unknown Person (photographer)

  • annotation: The King's room - Dec: 1861. [beneath work]
  • 5.6 x 7.9 cm (image)

    9.4 x 6.1 cm (page dimensions)

  • Acquired by Queen Victoria

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            • Berkshire [England]
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                      • Crimson Drawing Room [Windsor Castle]
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