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Prince Albert was an early adopter of portrait photography


Princess Helena (1846-1923)

c.1880 after an original of Mar 1861

Carbon print | 8.7 x 5.7 cm (image) | RCIN 2900467

Photograph of a full length portrait of Princess Helena (1846-1923) standing, facing towards the camera. She leans her left arm on a plinth beside her and places her left hand to her face. She holds a book in front of her with her right hand. Princess Helena gazes downwards, to the left. She holds a dark lace shawl over her right arm.

  • Creator(s)

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

  • 8.7 x 5.7 cm (image)

    31.0 x 24.7 cm (page dimensions)

  • Acquired by Queen Victoria and Prince Albert