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Albums compiled by Prince Albert, reflecting his beliefs surrounding photography

Dr Ernst Becker (1826-88)

'The Prince of Wales and Prince Alfred with the Court' c.1870 after an 1854 original

Carbon print of an albumen photograph | 12.0 x 9.7 cm (whole object) | RCIN 2800671

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Photograph of a portrait of Prince Albert Edward of Wales, later King Edward VII (1841-1910) and Prince Alfred, later Duke of Saxe-Coburg and Gotha (1844-1900) posed with the court under an alcove on the lower terrace, Osborne. The court consists of five men, all standing, and three women, two seated and one standing. There is a dog seated in front of the group.

Photograph taken on 24 May 1854.
  • Creator(s)

    Dr Ernst Becker (1826-88) (photographer)

    King Edward VII, King of the United Kingdom (1841-1910)
    Prince Alfred, Duke of Edinburgh and Saxe-Coburg & Gotha (1844-1900)
  • 12.0 x 9.7 cm (whole object)

  • From an album collected and arranged by Prince Albert

  • Object type(s)
      • visual works
        • photographs
    • Science, Medicine and Technology
      • Agriculture and related techniques
        • Animal husbandry
          • Dogs
      • Construction
        • Structural parts of buildings
          • Alcoves
    • Places
      • Europe
        • Great Britain
          • England
            • Isle of Wight [England]
              • Osborne Estate [Isle of Wight]
                • Osborne House
                  • Lower Terrace [Osborne House]