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Prince Albert was an early adopter of portrait photography

John Jabez Edwin Mayall (1813-1901)

Princess Henry of Battenberg (1857-1944), when Princess Beatrice 1 - 1 Mar 1861

Albumen print | 8.6 x 5.4 cm (image) | RCIN 2907941

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Photograph of Princess Beatrice standing, facing three-quarters to the left. She turns her head towards the camera. She leans against a small table, on the left. She holds some papers in her hands. There is a column and drapery on the far right side of the photograph.
  • Creator(s)

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

    Beatrice, Princess Henry of Battenberg (1857-1944)
    Beatrice, Princess Henry of Battenberg (1857-1944)
  • annotation: Princess Beatrice./ 1861. [beneath work]
  • 8.6 x 5.4 cm (image)

    9.7 x 6.3 cm (mount)

    23.0 x 18.2 cm (page dimensions)

    24.2 x 20.0 x 5.5 cm (album)

  • Princess Beatrice, 1861. [Album: Photographs. Royal Portraits, vol.48]

  • Acquired by Prince Albert, the Prince Consort

  • Object type(s)
      • visual works
        • photographs
          • cartes-de-visite