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Prince Albert was an early adopter of portrait photography

Miss Pennant (active 1850s)

Caroline, the Honourable Mrs Alexander Gordon (1830-1909) 1859

Albumen print | 12.6 x 9.5 cm (image) | RCIN 2906791

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Photograph of a half length portrait of Caroline, the Honourable Mrs Alexander Gordon (1830-1909) seated, facing left, her face captured in profile. She wears a striped dress and lace collar.
  • Creator(s)

    Miss Pennant (active 1850s) (photographer)

    Lady Caroline Emilia Mary Gordon (1830-1909)
  • 12.6 x 9.5 cm (image)

    28.4 x 23.0 cm (page dimensions)

    29.5 x 24.5 x 6.0 cm (album)

  • Caroline, the Hon. Mrs Alexander Gordon, 1859 [Photographic Portraits Vol.2/60 1852-1859]

  • Acquired by Queen Victoria and Prince Albert

  • Object type(s)
      • visual works
        • photographs
        • albums
          • photograph albums