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Prince Albert was an early adopter of portrait photography

Frances Sally Day (1815-92)

Princess Beatrice (1857-1944) Jul 1859

Albumen print | 9.0 x 7.1 cm (image) | RCIN 2900222

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Photograph of a full length portrait of Princess Beatrice (1857-1944) standing on a chair, facing towards the camera. She raises her right hand to her mouth and appears to eat something. Photograph taken at Osborne. Photograph is a vignette and is cropped into an oval.

  • Creator(s)

    Frances Sally Day (1815-92) (photographer)

    Beatrice, Princess Henry of Battenberg (1857-1944)
  • annotation: Princefs Beatrice./ Osborne. July, 1859./ Miss Day. [beneath work]
  • 9.0 x 7.1 cm (image)

    31.0 x 24.7 cm (page dimensions)

  • Acquired by Queen Victoria and Prince Albert

  • Object type(s)
      • visual works
        • photographs