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Prince Albert was an early adopter of portrait photography

John Jabez Edwin Mayall (1813-1901)

Princess Beatrice (1857-1944) May 1860

Albumen print | 7.0 x 4.5 cm (image) | RCIN 2900312

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Photograph of a full length portrait of Princess Beatrice (1857-1944) seated on a chair, facing three-quarters to the left. She turns her head towards the camera and looks to the left. She places her right hand on the chair arm rest and her left hand on her lap.  She crosses her feet.

  • Creator(s)

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

    Beatrice, Princess Henry of Battenberg (1857-1944)
  • annotation: Princefs Beatrice./ May 1860./ Mayall. [beneath work]
  • 7.0 x 4.5 cm (image)

    31.0 x 24.7 cm (page dimensions)

  • Acquired by Queen Victoria and Prince Albert

  • Object type(s)
      • visual works
        • photographs