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Prince Albert was an early adopter of portrait photography

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Christian IX, King of Denmark (1818-1906), when Prince Christian of Denmark c.1860

Albumen print | 9.1 x 6.1 cm (image) | RCIN 2907861

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Photograph of Prince Christian of Denmark standing, facing towards the camera. He gazes to the right. He poses with his right hand tucked into his waistcoat and leans on a column. He holds a top hat in his left hand. There is drapery on the left side of the photograph.
  • Creator(s)

    Unknown Person (photographer)

    Christian IX, King of Denmark (1818-1906)
  • annotation: Prince Christian of Denmark [beneath work]
  • 9.1 x 6.1 cm (image)

    9.6 x 6.2 cm (mount)

    23.0 x 18.2 cm (page dimensions)

    24.2 x 20.0 x 5.5 cm (album)

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

  • Acquired by Prince Albert, the Prince Consort

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