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Royal Family

  • Object:


  • Place of origin:

    Buckingham Palace (photographed)

  • Date:

    22/05/1854 (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:


  • Gallery location:

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

Physical description

Photographic print in monochrome depicting a man and a woman with seven children and one toddler in a pram outside the glass walled and columned entrance of a palace.

Place of Origin

Buckingham Palace (photographed)


22/05/1854 (photographed)


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

Materials and Techniques

albumen print

Marks and inscriptions

'Royal Family'
Handwritten in pencil on verso


Height: mm mount, Width: mm mount

Descriptive line

Photograph by Roger Fenton, 'Royal Family' of , from left to right, Princess Helena, Princess Alice, Prince Albert, Princess Louise, Queen V, Lictoria, Prince Arthur, Prince Alfred, Victoria, the Princess Royal, Prince Leopold (in pram) and Albert Edward, Prince of Wales, London, Albumen print, 1854.


Photography; Albumen process


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


Royal Photographic Society Collection

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