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Prince Albert was an early adopter of portrait photography

After James Holmes (1777-1860)

The Queen of Portugal dated 1829

Stipple | 11.9 x 9.9 cm (sheet of paper) | RCIN 2506493

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An engraving from an album of portraits containing prints and photographs: Maria II, Queen of Portugal: head and shoulders, with her hair in ringlets, wearing a dress decorated about the breast with various orders; circular; lettered below; dated below, on the mount.

  • Creator(s)

    After James Holmes (1777-1860) (artist)

    ? Woolnoth, Thomas (b.1785) (engraver)

    Maria II, Queen of Portugal and the Algarves (1819-53)
  • 11.9 x 9.9 cm (sheet of paper)

  • From an album compiled by Queen Victoria and Prince Albert

  • Object type(s)
      • visual works
        • engravings