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Prince Albert was an early adopter of portrait photography

Carl Mayer (1798-1868)

Alexandrine, Hereditary Princess of Saxe-Coburg and Gotha dated 1842

Stipple engraving | 11.9 x 7.7 cm (sheet of paper) | RCIN 2506485

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An engraving from an album of portraits containing prints and photographs: a portrait of Alexandrine, Princess of Saxe-Coburg and Gotha; half length, seated, turned to the left; wearing a fur-trimmed gown; inscribed and dated below.
  • Creator(s)

    Carl Mayer (1798-1868) (engraver)

    Princess Alexandrine, Duchess of Saxe-Coburg-Gotha (1820-1904)
  • 11.9 x 7.7 cm (sheet of paper)

  • From an album compiled by Queen Victoria and Prince Albert

  • Object type(s)
      • visual works
        • engravings