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Prince Albert was an early adopter of portrait photography


Prince Leopold, later Duke of Albany (1853-84)

c.1880 after an original of Mar 1861

Carbon print | 8.3 x 5.6 cm (image) | RCIN 2900490

Photograph of a full length portrait of Prince Leopold, later Duke of Albany (1853-84), standing, facing halfway to the left. He gazes ahead, away from the camera. He leans his right arm on a plinth in front of him, and holds a cap with both hands, leaning the cap against the plinth. He crosses his legs. Prince Leopold wears Highland dress.

  • Creator(s)

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

  • 8.3 x 5.6 cm (image)

    31.0 x 24.7 cm (page dimensions)

  • Acquired by Queen Victoria and Prince Albert

  • Subject(s)
    • Social sciences
      • Ethnology
        • Costume & National dress
          • Costume-Great Britain
            • Costume-Scotland
              • Scottish Highland Dress