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Albums compiled by Prince Albert, reflecting his beliefs surrounding photography

Leonida Caldesi (1823-91)

Group including Prince Albert, the Prince Consort and the Prince of Wales, Buckingham Palace Apr 1857

Salted paper print | 15.1 x 18.3 cm (image) | RCIN 2906238

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Photograph of a full length, group portrait taken of (from left to right) Colonel Charles Phipps, Frederick Waymouth Gibbs, Albert Edward, Prince of Wales, Prince Albert, Baron Christian Friedrich Stockmar,  Dr. Ernst Becker and Baron Ernest Stockmar. The group stand in a line, facing towards the camera. They pose in front of a dark colour sheet, used as a backdrop. The photograph was taken at Buckingham Palace. There is a tree and a built structure located on the far left side of the photograph, indicating the photograph was likely taken outside, on the grounds of Buckingham Palace.

  • Creator(s)

    Leonida Caldesi (1823-91) (photographer)

    Prince Albert, Prince Consort (1819-61)
    King Edward VII, King of the United Kingdom (1841-1910)
    Sir Charles Beaumont Phipps (1801-66)
    Baron Christian Friedrich Stockmar (1787-1863)
    Baron Ernest Stockmar (1823-86)
    Dr Ernst Becker (1826-88)
    Frederick Waymouth Gibbs (1821-98)
  • 15.1 x 18.3 cm (image)

  • From an album of photographs collected and arranged by Prince Albert

  • Object type(s)
      • visual works
        • photographs
    • Arts, Recreation, Entertainment & Sport
      • Architecture
        • Buildings for educational, scientific & cultural purposes
          • Photographic studios