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photographs - Prince Alfred, Dr Ernst Becker and Albert Edward, Prince of Wales
  • Prince Alfred, Dr Ernst Becker and Albert Edward, Prince of Wales
    Fenton, Roger, born 1819 - died 1869
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Prince Alfred, Dr Ernst Becker and Albert Edward, Prince of Wales

  • Object:

    photographs

  • Place of origin:

    England (photographed)

  • Date:

    01/02/1854 (photographed)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Fenton, Roger, born 1819 - died 1869 (photographer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    albumen print

  • Credit Line:

    The Royal Photographic Society Collection at the V&A, acquired with the generous assistance of the National Lottery Heritage Fund and Art Fund

  • Museum number:

    RPS.5187-2018

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level F, case XRP, shelf 257

Physical description

Photographic print in monochrome depicting two boys standing next to a seated man.

Place of Origin

England (photographed)

Date

01/02/1854 (photographed)

Artist/maker

Fenton, Roger, born 1819 - died 1869 (photographer)

Materials and Techniques

albumen print

Marks and inscriptions

'Prince of Wales - King Edward VII & Prince Alfred - Duke of Edinburgh & Dr Becker tutor'
Handwritten in pencil on paper on verso

Dimensions

Height: mm mount, Width: mm mount

Object history note

Dr Ernst Becker was the Prince's tutor and Prince Albert's librarian.

Descriptive line

Photograph by Roger Fenton, 'Prince Alfred, Dr Ernst Becker and Albert Edward, Prince of Wales', albumen print, 1854

Techniques

Photography; Albumen process

Categories

Photographs; The Royal Photographic Society; RPS Digitisation Project New; Architecture

Collection

Royal Photographic Society Collection

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