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Prince Albert was an early adopter of portrait photography

After Sir William Ross (1794-1860)

Queen Victoria dated 1840

Engraving | 24.6 x 18.4 cm (sheet of paper) | RCIN 2506475

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An engraving from an album of portraits containing prints and photographs: a portrait of Queen Victoria after a painting by Sir William Ross; three-quarter length, seated, facing front; wearing a low gown with full skirt, sash over the left shoulder, and a miniature on a bracelet on her right wrist. Inscribed and dated on the mount below. For other impressions see RCIN 605664, 605668.
  • Creator(s)

    After Sir William Ross (1794-1860) (artist)

    ? Frederick Bacon (1803-87) (engraver)

    Victoria, Queen of the United Kingdom (1819-1901)
  • 24.6 x 18.4 cm (sheet of paper)

  • From an album acquired by Queen Victoria and Prince Albert

  • Object type(s)
      • visual works
        • engravings