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Albert and Victoria’s collection shows photographers’ working methods

After Sir Edwin Landseer (1802-73)

'Queen Victoria and the Princess Royal' 1851c. 1870

30.5 x 25.5 cm (whole object) | RCIN 2079342

Glass plate negative of an unidentified work by Sir Edwin Landseer dated 1842 of Queen Victoria embracing the Princess Royal.

The glass plate negative has been photographed showing the coated side and therefore the image appears laterally reversed. Prints from this negative do not seem to exist in the Collection. 
  • Creator(s)

    After Sir Edwin Landseer (1802-73) (artist)

    Unknown Person (photographer)

    Empress Friedrich, German Empress and Queen of Prussia (1840-1901)
    Victoria, Queen of the United Kingdom (1819-1901)
  • 30.5 x 25.5 cm (whole object)

  • Acquired by Queen Victoria and Prince Albert

  • Object type(s)
      • visual works
        • photographs
          • negatives
            • glass plate negatives