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Prince Albert was an early adopter of portrait photography

After Doyle, James (1822-1892)

The Christening of Prince Alfred in the private Chapel at Buckingham Palace c. 1855

Albumen print | 14.3 x 19.2 cm (image) | RCIN 2905587

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Photograph of a watercolour painting depicting the christening of Prince Alfred at the chapel, Buckingham Palace on 6 September 1844. Queen Victoria, the Princess Royal, the Prince of Wales and Prince Albert are positioned on the left side of the painting.

The painting is held in the Royal Collection, RCIN 919800.