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Prince Albert was an early adopter of portrait photography

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The Infanta Luisa Fernanda, Duchess of Montpensier (1832-97) c.1860

Albumen print | 8.9 x 5.4 cm (image) | RCIN 2907783

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Photograph of Infanta Luisa Fernanda, Duchess of Montpensier, standing, facing left. She turns her head slightly towards the camera. She wears a hat and a long shawl over her dress.
  • Creator(s)

    Unknown Person (photographer)

    María Luisa Fernanda de Borbón (1832-97)
  • annotation: The Infanta Luisa Fernanda/ Duchess of Montpensier. [beneath work]
  • 8.9 x 5.4 cm (image)

    9.6 x 6.3 cm (mount)

    23.0 x 18.2 cm (page dimensions)

    24.2 x 20.0 x 5.5 cm (album)

  • The Infanta Luisa Fernanda, Duchess of Montpensier. [Album: Photographs. Royal Portraits, vol.48]

  • Acquired by Prince Albert, the Prince Consort

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