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Victoria and Albert collected photographs that documented the political and military events that defined a period of global expansion

ROGER FENTON (1819-69)

Prince Edward of Saxe-Weimar (1823-1902)

Apr 1855

Albumen print | 19.1 x 15.6 cm (image) | RCIN 2500257

Photograph of Prince Edward of Saxe-Weimar sitting in front of a building facing slightly left. He is wearing military uniform and holds a peaked hat in his hands. By his left side is a long sword.

Prince Edward of Saxe-Weimar served in the British army during the Crimean War and later became the Commander-in-Chief of the British forces in Ireland.

Fenton exhibition catalogue (1855) no. 208.
  • Creator(s)

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    Roger Fenton (1819-69) (photographer)

  • 19.1 x 15.6 cm (image)

    57.3 x 44.6 cm (page dimensions)

  • Lt Col Prince Edward Saxe Weimar

  • Subject(s)
    • Science, Medicine and Technology
      • Industries, Crafts and Trades
        • Clothing
          • Costume
            • Uniforms
              • Military uniforms
      • Engineering & Technology
        • Military engineering
          • Arms (weapons)
            • Side arms (weapons)
              • Swords
    • Social sciences
      • Military affairs
        • Wars, Campaigns & Battles
          • Wars
            • Wars of the nineteenth century
              • Crimean War (1853-1856)