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Roger Fenton (1819-69)

'The Princess Alice as "Spring"'; Princess Alice, later Grand Duchess of Hesse (1843-78) dressed as Spring 10 - 10 Feb 1854

Albumen print | 16.0 x 11.4 cm (image) | RCIN 2906060

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Photograph of a full length portrait of Princess Alice, later Grand Duchess of Hesse (1843-78), standing, facing three-quarters to the left. She wear is dressed as the personification of Spring. She wears a floral headdress, light colour shirt, dark colour waistcoat, light colour sash, dark colour apron and light colour skirt. She carries a basket of flowers in her left hand and a rose in her right hand.

She is dressed for a performance of 'Tableaux of the Seasons' performance at Windsor Castle on 10 February 1854.
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    Roger Fenton (1819-69) (photographer)

    Princess Alice, Grand Duchess of Hesse & by Rhine (1843-78)
  • 16.0 x 11.4 cm (image)

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

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        • photographs