Mobile menu

Prince Albert was an early adopter of portrait photography

William Bambridge (1810-79)

'Prince Arthur'; Prince Arthur, later Duke of Connaught (1850-1942) 18 - 18 Nov 1858

Albumen print coloured with watercolour | 16.7 x 13.3 cm (image) | RCIN 2914294

Your share link is...


Photograph of a full length portrait of Prince Arthur, later Duke of Connaught (1850-9142) standing, facing a quarter to the left. He leans against a chair draped with a blue coloured piece of material. He poses with his head cocked to one side and his right leg crossed over his left. He wears a highland dress. Photograph cropped into an oval.
  • Creator(s)

    William Bambridge (1810-79) (photographer)

    Prince Arthur, 1st Duke of Connaught (1850-1942)
  • 16.7 x 13.3 cm (image)

  • Commissioned by Queen Victoria and Prince Albert

  • Object type(s)
      • visual works
        • photographs