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Prince Albert was an early adopter of portrait photography

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Comtesse de Montijo (1794-1879) 1860

Albumen print | 8.5 x 5.2 cm (image) | RCIN 2914225

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Photograph of a full length portrait of Comtesse de Montijo (1794-1879) standing, facing right. She turns her head slightly towards the camera. She wears a bonnet, a lace shawl and a dress with a full skirt decorated with lace.

  • Creator(s)

    Unknown Person (photographer)

    Comtesse de Montijo (1794-1879)
  • annotation: La Comtesse de Montijo. 1860./ Reproduced. 1874. [beneath work]
  • 8.5 x 5.2 cm (image)

  • Acquired by Prince Albert

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