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Prince Albert was an early adopter of portrait photography

Angel Alonso Martinez y Hermano

The Princess Christine d'Orléans (1852-79) c.1860

Albumen print | 9.1 x 6.2 cm (image) | RCIN 2907651

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Photograph of a full length portrait of Princess Christine d'Orléans (1852-79),  standing, facing towards the camera. She rests her right hand on a balustrade. She wears a hat trimmed with a feather at the rear.
  • Creator(s)

    Angel Alonso Martinez y Hermano (photographer)

    Maria Cristina, Infanta of Spain (1852-79)
  • annotation: The Pcess Christina d'Orleans. / (3d daughter of the D. de Montpensier)  [beneath work]
  • 9.1 x 6.2 cm (image)

    10.1 x 6.8 cm (mount)

    23.1 x 18.2 cm (page dimensions)

    24.3 x 19.8 x 5.5 cm (album)

  • The Princess Christine D'Orleans (3rd daughter of the D. de Montpensier). [Album: Photographs. Royal Portraits, vol.47]

  • Acquired by Prince Albert, the Prince Consort

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