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Prince Albert was an early adopter of portrait photography

Unknown Person

Major-General Sir Henry Bentinck (1796-1878) 1860

Albumen print | 8.5 x 5.3 cm (image) | RCIN 2910666

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Photograph of a full length portrait of Major-General Sir Henry Bentinck (1796-1878) seated beside a table, facing towards the camera. He rests his right arm on the table, placing his right hand against his head. He crosses his legs. There is a top hat positioned on top of the table.

  • Creator(s)

    Unknown Person (photographer)

    Major-General Sir Henry Bentinck (1796-1878)
  • annotation: ditto. [beneath work]
  • 8.5 x 5.3 cm (image)

    9.5 x 5.7 cm (mount)

    23.1 x 18.0 cm (page dimensions)

  • Acquired by Prince Albert

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