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Prince Albert was an early adopter of portrait photography

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Prince Leopold of Saxe-Coburg and Gotha (1824-84) 1860

Albumen print | 9.1 x 5.8 cm (image) | RCIN 2907569

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Photograph of Prince Leopold of Saxe-Coburg and Gotha (1824-84) standing, facing slightly towards the right. He turns his head three-quarters towards the right and gazes ahead, away from the camera. He wears a military uniform. He stands in front of a table on which he rests his right hand. He holds a hat in his left hand.
  • Creator(s)

    Unknown Person (photographer)

    Prince Leopold of Saxe-Coburg-Gotha (1824-84)
  • annotation: Prince Leopold of S. Coburg/ & Gotha. 1860. [beneath work]
  • 9.1 x 5.8 cm (image)

    9.8 x 6.4 cm (mount)

    23.1 x 18.2 cm (page dimensions)

    24.3 x 19.8 x 5.5 cm (album)

  • Prince Leopold of Saxe-Coburg and Gotha, 1860. [Album: Photographs. Royal Portraits, vol.47]

  • Acquired by Prince Albert, the Prince Consort

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