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Prince Albert was an early adopter of portrait photography

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The Honourable Charles Leslie Courtenay (1816-94) c.1860

Albumen print | 8.2 x 5.0 cm (image) | RCIN 2910614

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Photograph of a full length portrait of the Honourable Reverend Charles Leslie Courtenay (1816-94) standing, facing towards the camera. He rests his right arm on a balustrade. He holds a cane in his right hand and a top hat in his left hand.

Courtenay was Canon of Windsor from 1859 to 1894.
  • Creator(s)

    Unknown Person (photographer)

    Rev Canon Hon Charles Leslie Courtenay (1816-94)
    Royal Household
  • annotation: Hon: Rev,d. C. Courtenay. [beneath work]
  • 8.2 x 5.0 cm (image)

    9.2 x 5.8 cm (mount)

    23.1 x 18.0 cm (page dimensions)

  • Acquired by Prince Albert

  • Object type(s)
      • visual works
        • albums
          • photograph albums
        • photographs
    • Religion & Theology
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        • Christianity
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