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Prince Albert was an early adopter of portrait photography

John Jabez Edwin Mayall (1813-1901)

Princess Helena (1846-1923) c.1885 after an original of Mar 1861

Carbon print | 8.7 x 5.7 cm (image) | RCIN 2900457

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Photograph of a full length portrait of Princess Helena (1846-1923) standing, facing three-quarters to the right. She turns her head towards the camera. She places both hands on a plinth beside her. She holds a striped shawl, placed over her right arm.
  • Creator(s)

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

    Princess Helena (1846-1923)
  • 8.7 x 5.7 cm (image)

    31.0 x 24.7 cm (page dimensions)

  • Acquired by Prince Albert and Queen Victoria

  • Object type(s)
      • visual works
        • photographs