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Prince Albert was an early adopter of portrait photography

Camille Silvy (1834-1910)

Lady Emily Kingscote and her son Nigel Richard Fitzhardinge Kingscote 1860

Albumen print | 8.8 x 5.7 cm (image) | RCIN 2910795

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Photograph of a full length double portrait of Emily Mary Kingscote (1836-1910) standing with her son Nigel Richard Fitzhardinge Kingscote (1857-1921). Emily stands, facing right. She turns her head and looks towards the camera. She holds her son's arm with her right hand. Her son stands on a small stool, facing towards the camera.

Emily Kingscote was Lady of the Bedchamber to the Princess of Wales from 1872.
  • Creator(s)

    Camille Silvy (1834-1910) (photographer)

    Lady Emily Mary Kingscote (1836-1910)
  • annotation: Lady Emily [?] &/ her son. [beneath work]
  • 8.8 x 5.7 cm (image)

    9.5 x 6.3 cm (mount)

    23.1 x 18.0 cm (page dimensions)

  • Acquired by Prince Albert

  • Object type(s)
      • visual works
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          • photograph albums
        • photographs