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Prince Albert was an early adopter of portrait photography

Unknown Person

Lady Caroline Barrington (1799-1875) c.1859

Albumen print | 7.8 x 6.0 cm (image) | RCIN 2910678

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Photograph of a full length portrait of Lady Caroline Barrington (1799-1875) seated at a table, facing three-quarters to the left, her face captured in profile. She looks down at a book she holds open on a table with her right hand.

Barrington was Woman of the Bedchamber from 1837 to 1875.
  • Creator(s)

    Unknown Person (photographer)

    Lady Caroline Barrington (1799-1875)
  • annotation: Lady Caroline Barrington. [beneath work]
  • 7.8 x 6.0 cm (image)

    9.6 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