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Prince Albert was an early adopter of portrait photography

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Prince George, 2nd Duke of Cambridge (1819-1904) 1859

Albumen print | 8.7 x 6.2 cm (image) | RCIN 2907740

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Photograph of Prince George, 2nd Duke of Cambridge, seated and facing three-quarters to the left. He gazes ahead, away from the camera. He rests his right arm on a small table on the left side of the photograph. His left hand rests on his left leg.
  • Creator(s)

    Unknown Person (photographer)

    House of Hanover
    Prince George, 2nd Duke of Cambridge (1819-1904)
  • 8.7 x 6.2 cm (image)

    9.6 x 6.7 cm (mount)

    23.1 x 18.2 cm (page dimensions)

    24.3 x 19.8 x 5.5 cm (album)

  • The Duke of Cambridge, 1859. [Album: Photographs. Royal Portraits, vol.47]

  • Acquired by Prince Albert, the Prince Consort

  • Object type(s)
      • visual works
        • photographs
          • cartes-de-visite