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Prince Albert was an early adopter of portrait photography

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Luitpold, Prince Regent of Bavaria (1821-1912), when Prince Luitpold of Bavaria 1862

Albumen print | 8.9 x 5.5 cm (image) | RCIN 2907977

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Photograph of a full length portrait of Prince Luitpold of Bavaria, later Prince Regent of Bavaria (1821-1912) standing, facing front, with his left hand on his hip. He wears a Bavarian Field Marshal's uniform and holds a plumed helmet in his right hand. There is drapery to right.
  • Creator(s)

    Unknown Person (photographer)

    Luitpold, Prince of Bavaria (1821-1912)
  • 8.9 x 5.5 cm (image)

    9.7 x 6.4 cm (mount)

    22.7 x 18.0 cm (page dimensions)

    23.9 x 19.4 cm (album)

  • Prince Luitpold of Bavaria, 1862. [Album: Photographs. Royal Portraits, vol.49]

  • Acquired by Queen Victoria

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