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Prince Albert was an early adopter of portrait photography

After Franz Xaver Winterhalter (1805-73)

Prince Arthur c. 1855

Salted paper print | 9.0 x 10.7 cm (image) | RCIN 2506527

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Photograph of a painting of an infant Prince Arthur, later Duke of Connaught (1850-1842). He is seated on the ground and reaches out towards a ball.

The painting is by Franz Xaver Winterhalter (1805-73) and is held in the Royal Collection (RCIN 404469).
  • Creator(s)

    After Franz Xaver Winterhalter (1805-73) (artist)

    Prince Arthur, 1st Duke of Connaught (1850-1942)
  • annotation: The Prince Arthur.- 1851- [beneath work]
  • 9.0 x 10.7 cm (image)

  • From an album compiled by Queen Victoria and Prince Albert

  • Object type(s)
      • visual works
        • photographs
    • People
      • Children