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Prince Albert was an early adopter of portrait photography

Grey (active 1856)

'Prince Frederic William Victor Albert of Prussia'; Prince Wilhelm, later Emperor Wilhelm II of Germany (1859-1941) Mar 1859

Albumen print hand-coloured with watercolour | 7.9 x 10 cm (image) | RCIN 2914283

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Hand-coloured photograph of Prince Wilhelm, later Emperor Wilhelm II (1859-1941) sleeping in a cot, wrapped in a red shawl. He is surrounded by flowers.
  • Creator(s)

    Grey (active 1856) (colourist)

    Wilhelm II, Emperor of Germany & King of Prussia (1859-1941)
  • 7.9 x 10 cm (image)

  • Likely given to Queen Victoria and Prince Albert

  • Object type(s)
      • visual works
        • photographs