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Prince Albert was an early adopter of portrait photography

Unknown Person

Grand Duchess Alexandra Iossifovna of Russia (1830-1911) 1861

Albumen print | 8.7 x 5.6 cm (image) | RCIN 2907924

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Photograph of Grand Duchess Alexandra standing, facing three-quarters to the right. She turns her head and look towards the camera. She poses with her hands placed on the back of a chair. To her left is a table with a framed photograph of Grand Duke Constantine.
  • Creator(s)

    Unknown Person (photographer)

    Grand Duchess Alexandra Iosifovna of Russia (1830-1911)
  • annotation: The Grand Duchess Alexandra./ (Constantine) 1861. [beneath work]
  • 8.7 x 5.6 cm (image)

    9.6 x 6.3 cm (mount)

    23.0 x 18.2 cm (page dimensions)

    24.2 x 20.0 x 5.5 cm (album)

  • The Grand Duchess Alexandra (Constantine), 1861. [Album: Photographs. Royal Portraits, vol.48]

  • Acquired by Prince Albert, the Prince Consort

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