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The Sitting Room, Windsor Castle 1874

Albumen print | 14.8 x 18.8 cm (image) | RCIN 2905666

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Photograph of the Sitting Room at Windsor Castle. The room features a circular table with a monogrammed tablecloth. At the back of the room is a paintin of Caroline, Princess of Wales and Princess Caroline by Thomas Lawrence (RCIN 407292). The room was photographed following its occupation by the Duke and Duchess of Edinburgh on their return to Windsor on 7 March 1874, after their wedding in Russia in January of that year.
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    Queen Caroline of the United Kingdom (1768-1821)
    Charlotte Augusta, Princess of Great Britain (1796-1817)
  • 14.8 x 18.8 cm (image)

  • Acquired by Queen Victoria

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