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Prince Albert was an early adopter of portrait photography

After Edward Henry Corbould (1815-1905)

Prince Albert, Prince Consort (1819-61) c. 1861

Albumen print pasted onto card | 8.5 x 5 cm (sight) | RCIN 2914968

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Carte-de-visite photograph of a painting of Prince Albert in Highland dress. Prince Albert is portrayed standing, leaning against a fireplace and looking towards the front. He poses with his right leg crossed over his left and his hands held together in front of his waist.
  • Creator(s)

    After Edward Henry Corbould (1815-1905) (artist)

    Frances Sally Day (1815-92) (photographer)

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

    Prince Albert, Prince Consort (1819-61)
  • 8.5 x 5 cm (sight)

  • Acquried by Queen Victoria and Prince Albert

  • Object type(s)
      • visual works
        • photographs