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Prince Albert was an early adopter of portrait photography

After Leonida Caldesi (1823-91)

Victoria (Hamilton) Gordon (1854-1936), daughter of Colonel Alexander Gordon 1889 copy after an original of 1860

Carbon print | 22.5 x 17.6 cm (image) | RCIN 2906833

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Photograph of Victoria Gordon as a young girl, seated on a small chair facing three-quarters to the left. She turns her head to look towards the camera. She poses with her legs crossed.  She wears a short-sleeved dress.
  • Creator(s)

    After Leonida Caldesi (1823-91) (photographer)

    Gustav William Henry Mullins (1854-1921) (photographer)

    Victoria Alberta Alexandrina Marshall (1854-1936)
  • annotation: Reproduced & Presented in Carbon by [break] Mullins 1889. [beneath work]
  • 22.5 x 17.6 cm (image)

    28.4 x 23.0 cm (page dimensions)

    29.5 x 25.0 x 5.0 cm (album)

  • Victoria (Hamilton) Gordon, daughter of Colonel the Hon. Alexander (Hamilton) Gordon, 1860 [Photographic Portraits Vol.3/61 1856-1863]

  • Acquired by Queen Victoria and Prince Albert

  • Object type(s)
      • visual works
        • photographs
        • albums
          • photograph albums
    • People
      • Children