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William Bambridge (1810-79)

Prince Arthur, later Duke of Connaught (1850-1942) c.1880 after an original of 18 Nov 1858

Carbon print | 15.2 x 12.0 cm (image) | RCIN 2900151

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Photograph of a full length portrait of Prince Arthur, later Duke of Connaught (1850-1942), standing, looking towards the camera. He leans his right arm on the back of a chair and places his left hand on his hip. He wears Highland dress. Photograph cropped into an oval.
  • Creator(s)

    William Bambridge (1810-79) (photographer)

    Prince Arthur, 1st Duke of Connaught (1850-1942)
  • annotation: Prince Arthur./ Novr 18.1858./ Bambridge. [beneath work]
  • 15.2 x 12.0 cm (image)

    30.8 x 24.4 cm (whole object)

  • Acquired by Queen Victoria and Prince Albert

  • Object type(s)
      • visual works
        • photographs
    • Social sciences
      • Ethnology
        • Costume & National dress
          • Costume-Great Britain
            • Costume-Scotland
              • Scottish Highland Dress