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Prince Albert was an early adopter of portrait photography

After Sir William Ross (1794-1860)

Prince Albert dated 8 Sep 1841

Engraving | 25.0 x 17.9 cm (sheet of paper) | RCIN 2506486

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An engraving from an album of portraits containing prints and photographs: after a portrait painting of Prince Albert, RCIN 420665; three-quarter length, standing, in evening dress with the ribbon and star of the Order of the Garter, the badge of the Order of the Bath and the star of the Order of St. John of Jerusalem. Inscribed and dated, below.
  • Creator(s)

    After Sir William Ross (1794-1860) (artist)

    Frederick Bacon (1803-87) (engraver)

    Colnaghi & Puckle (publisher)

    Prince Albert, Prince Consort (1819-61)
  • 25.0 x 17.9 cm (sheet of paper)

  • From an album compiled by Queen Victoria and Prince Albert

  • Object type(s)
      • visual works
        • engravings
    • Organisation
      • Documentation
        • Books
    • Science, Medicine and Technology
      • Home economics
        • Furniture & accessories
          • Tables
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            • Chairs
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      • Construction
        • Structural parts of buildings
          • Pilasters
    • Genealogy and Heraldry
      • Orders (honour)
        • Order of the Garter (England)