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Prince Albert was an early adopter of portrait photography

Dr Ernst Becker (1826-88)

Group portrait at Osborne c.1880 copy of an original of Aug 1853

Carbon print | 10.2 x 13.1 cm (image) | RCIN 2900003

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Photograph of a group portrait of, from left to right, Victoria, Princess Royal, Albert Edward, Prince of Wales, Princess Alice and Prince Alfred. Photograph taken at Osborne, Isle of Wight. 
  • Creator(s)

    Dr Ernst Becker (1826-88) (photographer)

    King Edward VII, King of the United Kingdom (1841-1910)
    Empress Friedrich, German Empress and Queen of Prussia (1840-1901)
    Princess Alice, Grand Duchess of Hesse & by Rhine (1843-78)
    Prince Alfred, Duke of Edinburgh and Saxe-Coburg & Gotha (1844-1900)
  • annotation: The Princess Royal, Prince of Wales, Princess Alice/ Prince Alfred./ Osborne. August 1853,/ By Mr. Becker. [beneath work]
  • 10.2 x 13.1 cm (image)

  • Acquired by Queen Victoria and Prince Albert

  • Object type(s)
      • visual works
        • photographs
    • Places
      • Europe
        • Great Britain
          • England
            • Isle of Wight [England]
              • Osborne Estate [Isle of Wight]
                • Osborne House