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Prince Albert was an early adopter of portrait photography

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Caroline, Queen of Denmark (1796-1881) c.1860

Albumen print | 8.7 x 5.6 cm (image) | RCIN 2907820

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Photograph of Queen Caroline of Denmark, standing, facing three-quarters to the left. She poses with her hands held together in front of her. She wears a bonnet tied with wide ribbon under her chin and a lace shawl. There is drapery in the background, on the right.
  • Creator(s)

    Unknown Person (photographer)

    Caroline Amalie of Augustenburg, Queen of Denmark (1796-1881)
  • annotation: Queen of Denmark. [beneath work]
  • 8.7 x 5.6 cm (image)

    9.6 x 6.3 cm (mount)

    23.0 x 18.2 cm (page dimensions)

    24.2 x 20.0 x 5.5 cm (album)

  • Queen of Denmark [Album: Photographs. Royal Portraits, vol.48]

  • Acquired by Prince Albert, the Prince Consort

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