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Albums compiled by Prince Albert, reflecting his beliefs surrounding photography

Roger Fenton (1819-69)

'The concluding Tableau' 10 - 10 Feb 1854

Salted paper print | 15.5 x 16.3 cm (image) | RCIN 2906071

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Photograph of (left to right) Princess Alice (1843-78), later Grand Duchess of Hesse as Spring; Princess Victoria (1840-1901), later Empress Freidrich as Summer; Prince Arthur (1850-1942) later the Duke of Connaught as Summer; Princess Helena (1846-1923) later Princess Christian of Schleswig Holstein as 'A Spirit Empress'; Prince Alfred (1844-1900) later Duke of Saxe Coburg and Gotha as Autumn; Princess Louise (1848-1939), later Duchess of Argyll as Winter and Prince Edward (1841-1910) later King Edward VII as Winter.

Handwritten on the album page, below the photograph: 'A spirit Empress, I, before my Queen' / 'Christ loving Helena, devoutly stand'

  • Creator(s)

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    Roger Fenton (1819-69) (photographer)

    Subject(s)
    King Edward VII, King of the United Kingdom (1841-1910)
    Empress Friedrich, German Empress and Queen of Prussia (1840-1901)
    Prince Alfred, Duke of Edinburgh and Saxe-Coburg & Gotha (1844-1900)
    Prince Arthur, 1st Duke of Connaught (1850-1942)
    Princess Alice, Grand Duchess of Hesse & by Rhine (1843-78)
    Princess Louise, Duchess of Argyll (1848-1939)
    Princess Helena (1846-1923)
  • 15.5 x 16.3 cm (image)

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

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        • photographs
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    • People
      • Children