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Roger Fenton (1819-69)

Prince Napoleon Bonaparte (1822-1891) 1855

Salted paper print | 30.9 x 24.5 cm (image) | RCIN 2506588

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Photograph of Prince Napoleon standing looking slightly right. He is wearing military uniform and insignia and has a sword by his side. He is standing on a floral carpet and there is a curtain draped behind him to the right. Prince Napoleon was the son of Jerome I, King of Westphalia, and a cousin of Napoleon III. He commanded a division of the French army during the Crimean War and later held the position of Governor of Algeria.
  • Creator(s)

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    Roger Fenton (1819-69) (photographer)

    Napoléon Joseph Charles Paul Bonaparte (1822-91)
  • 30.9 x 24.5 cm (image)

    37.4 x 31.3 cm (page dimensions)

  • His Imperial Highness Prince Napoleon

  • Object type(s)
      • visual works
        • photographs
    • Social sciences
      • Military affairs
        • Wars, Campaigns & Battles
          • Wars
            • Wars of the nineteenth century
              • Crimean War (1853-1856)