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Prince Albert was an early adopter of portrait photography

Prince Albert, Prince Consort, consort of Victoria, Queen of the United Kingdom (1819-61)

Photographic Portraits Volume 2 1852-59

Morocco leather and cloth bound album | 29.5 x 24.5 x 6.0 cm (album) | RCIN 2906641

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Black morocco leather album featuring 150 photographic portraits (RCIN 2906642-2906791). The title is impressed in gilt on the spine and front cover. A selection of the photographs have been captioned by Queen Victoria. This is volume two in a set of seven portrait albums.

The album includes photographs that were re-printed in carbon by Hughes and Mullins in the 1880s.
  • Creator(s)

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    Prince Albert, Prince Consort, consort of Victoria, Queen of the United Kingdom (1819-61) (compiler)

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    Queen Victoria, Queen of the United Kingdom (1819-1901) (compiler)

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    Roger Fenton (1819-69) (photographer)

    John Jabez Edwin Mayall (1813-1901) (photographer)

    Thomas Pearce (active c. 1850s) (photographer)

    Antoine François Jean Claudet (1797-1867) (photographer)

    Leonida Caldesi (1823-91) (photographer)

    John Frederick Vaughan Campbell, 2nd Earl Cawdor (1817-98) (photographer)

  • 29.5 x 24.5 x 6.0 cm (album)

    28.4 x 23.0 cm (page dimensions)

  • Photographic Portraits Vol.2/60 1852-1859

  • Acquired by Queen Victoria and Prince Albert

  • Object type(s)
      • visual works
        • albums
          • photograph albums
      • printed & manuscript material
        • books
          • book: half leather bound
            • book: half leather bound in morocco
              • book: half leather bound in black morocco
          • book: binding
            • book: binding with gold tooling

After Leonida Caldesi (1823-91)

Baron Stockmar (1787-1863)

John Frederick Vaughan Campbell, 2nd Earl Cawdor (1817-98)

Sarah, Viscountess Emlyn, and her children

John Frederick Vaughan Campbell, 2nd Earl Cawdor (1817-98)

Sarah, Viscountess Emlyn, and her children

John Frederick Vaughan Campbell, 2nd Earl Cawdor (1817-98)

Sarah, Viscountess Emlyn, and her children

John Frederick Vaughan Campbell, 2nd Earl Cawdor (1817-98)

Honourable Ronald Campbell (1848-79), son of Lord and Lady Emlyn

After John Jabez Edwin Mayall (1813-1901)

Charlotte, Viscountess Canning (1817-61)

After John Jabez Edwin Mayall (1813-1901)

Colonel Thomas Myddelton Biddulph (1809-78)

After John Jabez Edwin Mayall (1813-1901)

William Ross, the Queen's Piper (1822-91)

After Thomas Pearce (active c. 1850s)

Group of ponies, keepers and gillies at Balmoral

After Thomas Pearce (active c. 1850s)

Henchman of Sir Charles Forbes (fl. 1857)

? George Washington Wilson (1823-93)

John Simpson, Gardener at Corby Hall, and his wife

After Unknown Person

Group at Gordon Castle

Thomas Pearce (active c. 1850s)

Victoria Alice and Mary Symon, Balmoral

Thomas Pearce (active c. 1850s)

Group portrait at Balmoral

Thomas Pearce (active c. 1850s)

McHardy, Shepherd

John Jabez Edwin Mayall (1813-1901)

Sylvain Van de Weyer (1802-74)

After Antoine François Jean Claudet (1797-1867)

Marie Walburg, Baroness de Speth (fl. 1857)

After Unknown Person

Group portrait

Leonida Caldesi & Co (active c. 1860-66)

Thai Ambassadors to the Court of St James's

Hughes & Mullins (1883-1917)

Frederick, The Earl Spencer (1798-1857)

Hughes & Mullins (1883-1917)

George Bartley (1782-1858)

Hughes & Mullins (1883-1917)

Victoria, Princess Royal's, bridesmaids

After Dudley Charles Fitzgerald, 24th Baron de Ros (1827-1907)

Group portrait at Osborne

After Dudley Charles Fitzgerald, 24th Baron de Ros (1827-1907)

The Honourable Emily Cathcart (1834-1917) and Jane, Baroness Churchill (1826-1900)

After Dudley Charles Fitzgerald, 24th Baron de Ros (1827-1907)

Group portrait at Osborne

Dudley Charles Fitzgerald, 24th Baron de Ros (1827-1907)

Charles Colville, 11th Baron Colville (1818-1903)

After Frances Sally Day (1815-92)

Mary, Viscountess Folkestone (1820-79)

Dudley Charles Fitzgerald, 24th Baron de Ros (1827-1907)

Louise, Duchess of Manchester, later Duchess of Devonshire (1832-1911)

Dudley Charles Fitzgerald, 24th Baron de Ros (1827-1907)

Louise, Duchess of Manchester, later Duchess of Devonshire (1832-1911)

Dudley Charles Fitzgerald, 24th Baron de Ros (1827-1907)

Elizabeth, Countess of Desart (1822-98)

Hughes & Mullins (1883-1917)

Princess Marie of Leiningen (1834-99)

King Edward VII, King of the United Kingdom (1841-1910)

The Reverend Charles Féral Tarver (fl. 1857)

King Edward VII, King of the United Kingdom (1841-1910)

William Edgcumbe, Viscount Valletort (1832-1917)

King Edward VII, King of the United Kingdom (1841-1910)

William Edgcumbe, Viscount Valletort (1832-1917)

King Edward VII, King of the United Kingdom (1841-1910)

The Reverend Charles Féral Tarver

Thomas Pearce (active c. 1850s)

Group portrait at Balmoral

Thomas Pearce (active c. 1850s)

John Bowman

After Thomas Pearce (active c. 1850s)

Keepers to Prince Albert, Balmoral

Thomas Pearce (active c. 1850s)

Gillies, Balmoral

Thomas Pearce (active c. 1850s)

John Grant (1842-82) with two dogs

After Thomas Pearce (active c. 1850s)

Group portrait at Balmoral

After Thomas Pearce (active c. 1850s)

Group portrait at Balmoral

Thomas Pearce (active c. 1850s)

Portrait of keepers, Balmoral

Felix Nadar (1820-1910)

The Countess of Persigny

Hughes & Mullins (1883-1917)

Robert, Duc de Chartres (1840-1910)

Unknown Person

Group portrait

Frances Elizabeth Jocelyn, Viscountess Jocelyn (1820-80)

Group portrait of the Jocelyn children

After André Adolfe Eugène Disdéri (1819-89)

Comtesse Fialin de Persigny (fl. 1858)

After André Adolfe Eugène Disdéri (1819-89)

Comtesse Fialin de Persigny (fl. 1858)

Leonida Caldesi (1823-91)

Group portrait

William Bambridge (1820-79)

The Royal family at Osborne

William Bambridge (1820-79)

Group portrait, Osborne

Dudley Charles Fitzgerald, 24th Baron de Ros (1827-1907)

Richard Somerset, 2nd Baron Raglan (1817-84)

Dudley Charles Fitzgerald, 24th Baron de Ros (1827-1907)

Charles Colville, 11th Baron Colville (1818-1903)

After Dudley Charles Fitzgerald, 24th Baron de Ros (1827-1907)

Frances, Viscountess Jocelyn (1820-80)

After Dudley Charles Fitzgerald, 24th Baron de Ros (1827-1907)

Mr John Ralph Ormsby-Gore (1816-76)

Hughes & Mullins (1883-1917)

Group portrait, Berlin

After L Haase (active c. 1860-90)

Group portrait, Potsdam

After L Haase (active c. 1860-90)

Marie, Princess Charles of Prussia (1808-77)

After L Haase (active c. 1860-90)

Marie, Princess Charles of Prussia (1808-77)

Dudley Charles Fitzgerald, 24th Baron de Ros (1827-1907)

Lady Elizabeth De Ros, Georgiana, Lady De Ros and Honourable Blanche De Ros

Dudley Charles Fitzgerald, 24th Baron de Ros (1827-1907)

Miss Mary de Ros (1854-1939)

Dudley Charles Fitzgerald, 24th Baron de Ros (1827-1907)

Mrs Gerald Wellesley (1831-1919), wife of the Dean of Windsor

Dudley Charles Fitzgerald, 24th Baron de Ros (1827-1907)

Mary, Countess of Wilton (1801-58)

Dudley Charles Fitzgerald, 24th Baron de Ros (1827-1907)

Augusta, Hereditary Grand Duchess of Mecklenburg-Strelitz (1822-1916)

After Dudley Charles Fitzgerald, 24th Baron de Ros (1827-1907)

Sir George Grey (1799-1882)

After Dudley Charles Fitzgerald, 24th Baron de Ros (1827-1907)

Sir George Grey (1799-1882)

Thomas Pearce (active c. 1850s)

Mr George Farquarson and keepers

After Miss Pennant

Lady Gertrude Douglas