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Prince Albert was an early adopter of portrait photography

After Sir William Ross (1794-1860)

His Royal Highness Prince Albert c. 1840-50

Engraving with stipple | 23.2 x 18.6 cm (sheet of paper) | RCIN 2506476

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An engraving from an album of portraits containing prints and photographs: a portrait of Prince Albert after a miniature painting, RCIN 421462; head and shoulders turned in profile to the left; set in an oval.
  • Creator(s)

    After Sir William Ross (1794-1860) (artist)

    Thomson, James (1789-1850) (engraver)

    Prince Albert, Prince Consort (1819-61)
  • 23.2 x 18.6 cm (sheet of paper)

  • From an album compiled by Queen Victoria and Prince Albert

  • Object type(s)
      • visual works
        • engravings
    • Science, Medicine and Technology
      • Industries, Crafts and Trades
        • Clothing
          • Collars