Mobile menu

Prince Albert was an early adopter of portrait photography

Unknown Person

The Archduke Rainer Ferdinand of Austria (1827-1913) c.1860

Albumen print | 8.6 x 4.4 cm (image) | RCIN 2907730

Your share link is...


Photograph of the Archduke Rainer standing, facing three-quarters to the left. He turns his head towards the camera and gazes to the right. He wears the uniform of Lieutenant Field Marshal. He rests both hands on his sword and holds a cap in his right hand.
  • Creator(s)

    Unknown Person (photographer)

    Rainer, Archduke of Austria (1827-1913)
  • annotation: [indecipherable] Rainer [beneath work]
  • 8.6 x 4.4 cm (image)

    9.8 x 5.7 cm (mount)

    23.1 x 18.2 cm (page dimensions)

    24.3 x 19.8 x 5.5 cm (album)

  • Erzherzog Rainer. [Album: Photographs. Royal Portraits, vol.47]

  • Acquired by Prince Albert, the Prince Consort

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