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William Bambridge (1810-79)

Princess Alice, later Grand Duchess of Hesse and by Rhine (1843-78) c.1885 after an original of 2 Feb 1861

Carbon print | 7.5 x 5.5 cm (image) | RCIN 2900416

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Photograph of a full length portrait of Princess Alice, later Grand Duchess of Hesse and by Rhine (1843-78), seated on a horse, facing right. She is seated side-saddle, with her legs pointing away from the camera.

  • Creator(s)

    William Bambridge (1810-79) (photographer)

    Subject(s)
    Princess Alice, Grand Duchess of Hesse & by Rhine (1843-78)
  • 7.5 x 5.5 cm (image)

    31.0 x 24.7 cm (page dimensions)

  • Acquired by Queen Victoria and Prince Albert

  • Object type(s)
      • visual works
        • photographs
    Subject(s)
    • Science, Medicine and Technology
      • Agriculture and related techniques
        • Animal husbandry
          • Horses