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Prince Albert was an early adopter of portrait photography

John Jabez Edwin Mayall (1813-1901)

Beatrice, Princess Henry of Battenberg (1857-1944), when Princess Beatrice Jun 1860

Albumen print | 7.1 x 4.6 cm (image) | RCIN 2907758

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Photograph of Princess Beatrice standing, leaning against a balustrade. She poses with her back towards the camera and turns her head to the left, her face captured in profile. She wears a short-sleeved dress and a hairband trimmed with flowers. There is a small basket of flowers on top of the balustrade.
  • Creator(s)

    John Jabez Edwin Mayall (1813-1901) (photographer)

    Beatrice, Princess Henry of Battenberg (1857-1944)
  • 7.1 x 4.6 cm (image)

    9.6 x 6.2 cm (mount)

    23.1 x 18.2 cm (page dimensions)

    24.3 x 19.8 x 5.5 cm (album)

  • Princess Beatrice. [Album: Photographs. Royal Portraits, vol.47]

  • Acquired by Prince Albert, the Prince Consort

  • Object type(s)
      • visual works
        • photographs
          • cartes-de-visite