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Albums compiled by Prince Albert, reflecting his beliefs surrounding photography

Prince Albert, Prince Consort (1819-61)

Photographs. Volume I c. 1853 - 1868

Leather-bound album | 18.3 x 14.3 cm (whole object) | RCIN 2800630

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Small leather-bound volume with gold tooling. The album contains photographs (RCINs 2800631-2800687 and 2906482-2906485) collected and arranged by Prince Albert (1819-61). The photographs depict a variety of subjects including the royal family, members of royal household, photographs of works of art and the opening of Crystal Palace at Sydenham.

The first page is inscribed, 'All the Photographs in this Volume were collected and arranged by His Royal Highness The Prince Consort'.
  • Creator(s)

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    Prince Albert, Prince Consort (1819-61) (compiler)

    Caldesi & Montecchi (active 1857-67) (photographer)

    William Bambridge (1810-79) (photographer)

    Dr Ernst Becker (1826-88) (photographer)

    Philip Henry Delamotte (1821-89) (photographer)

    Dr Hugh Welch Diamond (1809-86) (photographer)

    Joseph Cundall (1819-95) (photographer)

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    Roger Fenton (1819-69) (photographer)

    Subject(s)
    Eugénie, Empress of the French (1826-1920)
    Prince Albert, Prince Consort (1819-61)
    Duleep Singh (1838-93)
    Empress Friedrich, German Empress and Queen of Prussia (1840-1901)
    Prince Alfred, Duke of Edinburgh and Saxe-Coburg & Gotha (1844-1900)
    Dr Ernst Becker (1826-88)
    Dudley Charles Fitzgerald, 24th Baron de Ros (1827-1907)
    King Edward VII, King of the United Kingdom (1841-1910)
    Marianne Skerrett (1793-1887)
    Queen Victoria, Queen of the United Kingdom (1819-1901)
  • 18.3 x 14.3 cm (whole object)

  • Photographs collected and arranged by Prince Albert

  • Object type(s)
      • visual works
        • albums
          • photograph albums
        • photographs
    Subject(s)
    • Geography
      • Travels & exploration
        • Royal visits & tours
          • Royal visits & tours-France
    • Social sciences
      • Ethnology
        • Social customs
          • Marriage
            • Royal Weddings
    • Places
      • Europe
        • Great Britain
          • Scotland
            • Aberdeenshire [Scotland]
              • Balmoral Castle (Old) [Aberdeenshire]

After Franz Xaver Winterhalter (1805-73)

Queen Victoria (1819-1901)

After Queen Victoria, Queen of the United Kingdom (1819-1901)

Archduchess Marie Henriette, Duchess of Brabant (1836-1902)

After William Dyce (1806-64)

Neptune giving his crown to Britannia

After Franz Xaver Winterhalter (1805-73)

Victoria, Princess Royal (1840-1901)

After Franz Xaver Winterhalter (1805-73)

Albert Edward, Prince of Wales (1841-1910)

After Franz Xaver Winterhalter (1805-73)

Princess Alice (1843-78)

After Franz Xaver Winterhalter (1805-73)

Prince Alfred (1844-1900)

After Franz Xaver Winterhalter (1805-73)

Princess Helena (1846-1923)

After Franz Xaver Winterhalter (1805-73)

Princess Louise (1848-1939)

After Franz Xaver Winterhalter (1805-73)

Prince Arthur (1848-1942)

After Franz Xaver Winterhalter (1805-73)

Prince Leopold (1853-84)

William Alfred Delamotte (1775-1863)

'Prince Arthur'

Dr Hugh Welch Diamond (1809-86)

Portrait of a woman in imitation of Greuze

After Dr Hugh Welch Diamond (1809-86)

Portrait in imitation of Vandyke

After Dr Hugh Welch Diamond (1809-86)

Photograph of an unknown woman, 1853

Dr Hugh Welch Diamond (1809-86)

Dr Andrew Ure (1778-1857)

William Bambridge (1810-79)

Photograph of an unknown woman, 1853

After Franz Xaver Winterhalter (1805-73)

'Prince Leiningen'

After Franz Xaver Winterhalter (1805-73)

'George, Duke of Cambridge'

After Franz Xaver Winterhalter (1805-73)

'Princess Alice'

After Franz Xaver Winterhalter (1805-73)

'The Queen and the Prince'

After Franz Xaver Winterhalter (1805-73)

'Princess Helena'

After Franz Xaver Winterhalter (1805-73)

Princess Mary Adelaide of Cambridge (1833-67)

Unknown Person

'A Portrait'

Roger Fenton (1819-69)

'Princess Alice as Spring'

Dr Ernst Becker (1826-88)

'Lord Arthur Clinton'

After Sir Peter Paul Rubens (Siegen 1577 - Antwerp 1640)

'Portrait de Pierre Franck'; Portrait of Frans Francken the Elder

Dr Ernst Becker (1826-88)

'From a Drawing after Raphael'

Dr Ernst Becker (1826-88)

'From a Drawing after Raphael'

After Franz Xaver Winterhalter (1805-73)

'The Four Princesses'

Dr Ernst Becker (1826-88)

Franz Winterhalter (1805-73)

Philip Henry Delamotte (1821-89)

'Opening of the Crystal Palace at Sydenham'

William Bambridge (1810-79)

Portrait of a young boy

Dr Ernst Becker (1826-88)

'The Countess of Desart'

William Alfred Delamotte (1775-1863)

Prince Arthur (1850-1942)

After Dr Hugh Welch Diamond (1809-86)

Portrait of a woman in imitation of Greuze

After Dr Hugh Welch Diamond (1809-86)

Dr Andrew Ure (1778-1857)