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Prince Albert was an early adopter of portrait photography

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The Archduchess Maria Caroline of Austria, with her brother, Archduke Wilhelm Franz Karl of Austria-Teschen, and her husband, the Archduke Rainer Ferdinand of Austria c.1860

Albumen print | 8.8 x 5.4 cm (image) | RCIN 2907732

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Photograph of the Archduke Wilhelm (1827-94), seated on a balustrade in profile facing right. He wears the uniform of a Field Marshal. The Archduchess Maria (1825-1915) is seated behind the balustrade looking to front, and the Archduke Rainer (1827-1913) stands in uniform similarly looking to front.
  • Creator(s)

    Unknown Person (photographer)

    Archduke Wilhelm Franz Karl of Austria-Teschen (1827-94)
    Rainer, Archduke of Austria (1827-1913)
    Maria Caroline, Archduchess of Austria, Duke of Teschen (1825-1915)
  • annotation: The Archds Marie & her Brothers/ the Archdukes Rainer & William [beneath work]
  • 8.8 x 5.4 cm (image)

    9.8 x 6.2 cm (mount)

    23.1 x 18.2 cm (page dimensions)

    24.3 x 19.8 x 5.5 cm (album)

  • The Archduchess Marie and her brothers [sic] the Archduke's Rainer and William. [Album: Photographs. Royal Portraits, vol.47]

  • Acquired by Prince Albert, the Prince Consort

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