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William Bambridge (1810-79)

'The Queen with her granddaughter Princess Charlotte of Prussia and Princess Beatrice' Oct 1863

Hand-coloured albumen print with watercolour | 8.7 x 5.6 cm (image) | RCIN 2914317

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Hand-coloured photograph of a full length portrait of Queen Victoria posing with Princess Charlotte of Prussia, on the left, and Princess Beatrice. Queen Victoria wears mourning clothing and poses with her arms around the two young girls. Photograph taken outdoors at Balmoral.
  • Creator(s)

    William Bambridge (1810-79) (photographer)

    Previously attributed to Unknown Person (photographer)

    Subject(s)
    Beatrice, Princess Henry of Battenberg (1857-1944)
    Princess Charlotte, Duchess of Saxe-Meiningen (1860-1919)
    Victoria, Queen of the United Kingdom (1819-1901)
  • 8.7 x 5.6 cm (image)

  • Acquired by Queen Victoria

  • Object type(s)
      • visual works
        • photographs