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Prince Albert was an early adopter of portrait photography

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Francesco V, Duke of Modena (1819-75) c.1860

Albumen print | 8.7 x 5.6 cm (image) | RCIN 2907722

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Photograph of a full length portrait of Francesco V, Duke of Modena (1819-75), standing, facing halfway to the left. He turns his head towards the camera. He wears a military uniform and his coat draped over his shoulders. He holds a sword in his left hand.
  • Creator(s)

    Unknown Person (photographer)

    Francesco V, Archduke of Austria-Este & Duke of Modena (1819-75)
  • annotation: The Duke of Modena. [beneath work]
  • 8.7 x 5.6 cm (image)

    9.7 x 6.3 cm (mount)

    23.1 x 18.2 cm (page dimensions)

    24.3 x 19.8 x 5.5 cm (album)

  • The Duke of Modena. [Album: Photographs. Royal Portraits, vol.47]

  • Acquired by Prince Albert, the Prince Consort

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