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Prince Albert was an early adopter of portrait photography

Attributed to Disderi : Paris and London

Prince Sergei of Leuchtenberg (1849-77) c.1859

Albumen print | 8.5 x 5.3 cm (image) | RCIN 2907697

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Photograph of  a full length portrait of Prince Sergei of Leuchtenberg (1849-77), seated and facing towards the camera. He wears a wide-brimmed hat pushed back from his forehead and holds a flower in his right hand. He holds a small cane in his left hand.
  • Creator(s)

    Attributed to Disderi : Paris and London (photographer)

    Prince Sergei of Leuchtenberg (1849-77)
  • annotation: Prince Sergei of Leuchtenberg [beneath work]
  • 8.5 x 5.3 cm (image)

    9.6 x 6.1 cm (mount)

    23.1 x 18.2 cm (page dimensions)

    24.3 x 19.8 x 5.5 cm (album)

  • Prince Serge of Leuchtenberg. [Album: Photographs. Royal Portraits, vol.47]

  • Acquired by Prince Albert, the Prince Consort

  • Object type(s)
      • visual works
        • photographs
          • cartes-de-visite
    • Science, Medicine and Technology
      • Industries, Crafts and Trades
        • Travel Goods
          • Walking sticks
            • Canes
        • Clothing
          • Headgear
            • Hats