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Prince Albert was an early adopter of portrait photography

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Prince Adalbert of Bavaria (1828-75) c.1860

Albumen print | 8.6 x 5.3 cm (image) | RCIN 2907803

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Photograph of Prince Adalbert, facing towards the front. He turns his head to the left, his face captured in profile. He wears a pince nez and holds his top hat in his right hand. He rests his left hand on a balustrade.
  • Creator(s)

    Unknown Person (photographer)

    Adalbert, Prince of Bavaria (1828-75)
  • annotation: Prince Adalbert of Bavaria./ (brother to the King.) [beneath work]
  • 8.6 x 5.3 cm (image)

    9.6 x 6.3 cm (mount)

    23.0 x 18.2 cm (page dimensions)

    24.2 x 20.0 x 5.5 cm (album)

  • Prince Adalbert of Bavaria (brother to the King). [Album: Photographs. Royal Portraits, vol.48]

  • Acquired by Prince Albert, the Prince Consort

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