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Albums compiled by Prince Albert, reflecting his beliefs surrounding photography

Thomas Pearce (active c. 1850s)

Group portrait at Balmoral Sep 1858

Albumen print | 9.6 x 7.4 cm (image) | RCIN 2800821

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Photograph of a full length group portrait of Prince Arthur, later Duke of Connaught (1850-1942) standing beside his sister Princess Alice, later Duchess of Hesse and Rhine (1843-78) seated on s pony, both accompanied by John Brown (1826-83). Brown holds the reins of the pony and faces towards the camera. Princess Alice and Prince Arthur face left, and turn their heads slightly towards the camera. Brown and Prince Arthur both wear highland dress, including kilts. There is a building in the background. Photograph taken at Balmoral.

  • Creator(s)

    Thomas Pearce (active c. 1850s) (photographer)

    Subject(s)
    Prince Arthur, 1st Duke of Connaught (1850-1942)
    Princess Alice, Grand Duchess of Hesse & by Rhine (1843-78)
    John Brown (1826-83)
  • 9.6 x 7.4 cm (image)

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

  • Object type(s)
      • visual works
        • photographs
    Subject(s)
    • Science, Medicine and Technology
      • Agriculture and related techniques
        • Animal husbandry
          • Horses
            • Ponies
    • Places
      • Europe
        • Great Britain
          • Scotland
            • Aberdeenshire [Scotland]
              • Balmoral Castle [Aberdeenshire]