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William George Lacy (d. 1861)

Grand Duchess Alexandra Iossifovna of Russia (1830-1911) 1862

Albumen print | 8.8 x 5.6 cm (image) | RCIN 2908002

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Photograph of a full length portrait of the Grand Duchess Alexandra Iosifovna of Russia (1830-1911) seated facing three-quarters to the left, her head turned to the front. She rests her right elbow on a small side table on which there is a small box with its lid open.
  • Creator(s)

    William George Lacy (d. 1861) (photographer)

    Grand Duchess Alexandra Iosifovna of Russia (1830-1911)
  • 8.8 x 5.6 cm (image)

    9.7 x 6.4 cm (mount)

    22.7 x 18.0 cm (page dimensions)

    23.9 x 19.4 x 5.9 cm (album)

  • The Grand Duchess Constantine, 1862. [Album: Photographs. Royal Portraits, vol.49]

  • Acquired by Queen Victoria

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