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Prince Albert was an early adopter of portrait photography

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Prince Anton of Hohenzollern-Sigmaringen (1841-66) c.1860

Albumen print | 9.3 x 5.2 cm (image) | RCIN 2907604

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Photograph of a full length portrait of Prince Anton of Hohenzollern-Sigmaringen (1841-66) standing, facing towards the camera. He rests his right arm on a balustrade and placed his left hand on his hip. He wears a military uniform. The cap accompanying the uniform is placed on the balustrade.  

The caption accompanying the photograph wrongly identifies the sitter as his brother, Prince Frederick.
  • Creator(s)

    Unknown Person (photographer)

    Prince Friedrich of Hohenzollern-Sigmaringen (1843-1904)
  • annotation: Prince Frederic of Hohenzollern. [beneath work]
  • 9.3 x 5.2 cm (image)

    10.1 x 5.7 cm (mount)

    23.1 x 18.2 cm (page dimensions)

    24.3 x 19.8 x 5.5 cm (album)

  • Prince Frederic of Hohenzollern. [Album: Photographs. Royal Portraits, vol.47]

  • Acquired by Prince Albert, the Prince Consort

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