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Prince Albert was an early adopter of portrait photography

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General Alexander Nelson Hood, later Viscount Bridport (1814-1904) 1859

Albumen print | 8.1 x 5.6 cm (image) | RCIN 2910662

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Photograph of a full length portrait of General Alexander Nelson Hood, later Viscount Bridport (1814-1904), seated at a table, facing three-quarters to the left. He places his right hand on a book positioned on the table and places his left hand in his lap.

  • Creator(s)

    Unknown Person (photographer)

    Subject(s)
    General Alexander Nelson Hood, later Viscount Bridport (1814-1904)
  • annotation: Colonel Hood./ 1859- [beneath work]
  • 8.1 x 5.6 cm (image)

    9.7 x 6.3 cm (mount)

    23.1 x 18.0 cm (page dimensions)

  • Acquired by Prince Albert

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