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Prince Albert was an early adopter of portrait photography

John Jabez Edwin Mayall (1813-1901)

Prince Arthur, later Duke of Connaught (1850-1942) May 1860

Albumen print | 7.3 x 4.7 cm (image) | RCIN 2900295

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Photograph of a full length portrait of Prince Arthur, later Duke of Connaught (1850-1942), standing, leaning against a chair. He gazes towards the camera. He poses with his right leg crossed over his left and holds a sword in his right hand.
  • Creator(s)

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

    Prince Arthur, 1st Duke of Connaught (1850-1942)
  • annotation: [above] Prince Arthur,/ May. 1860./ [beneath] Mayall. [above and beneath work]
  • 7.3 x 4.7 cm (image)

    31.0 x 24.7 cm (page dimensions)

  • Acquired by Queen Victoria and Prince Albert 

  • Object type(s)
      • visual works
        • photographs