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  • Place of origin:

    Bolton Gardens (photographed)

  • Date:

    ca. 1876 (photographed)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Potter, Rupert, born 1832 - died 1914 (photographer)

  • Museum number:


  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Beatrix Potter as a young girl , and Mr Rupert Potter both seated outside , on a wooden garden bench in a walled garden. Beatrix wears a felt hat and neck scarfe . Mr Rupert Potter wears a cravat , and cufflinks are visible . A small circular container sits at the left of Mr Potter .

Place of Origin

Bolton Gardens (photographed)


ca. 1876 (photographed)


Potter, Rupert, born 1832 - died 1914 (photographer)


Height: 11 cm, Width: 14.5 cm

Object history note

Acquired by the V&A from Joan Duke in October 2006.

Descriptive line

Photograph contained in a photo album. A young Beatrix Potter seated outside, with Mr Rupert Potter. Location- the garden at 2 Bolton Gardens, Kensington, London.


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