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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

A young Walter Bertram Potter , wearing a kilt , stood outside in a walled garden , leaning against a seated Beatrix Potter. Beatrix wears a jacket trimmed with fur on the collar , cuffs and waist.

Place of Origin

Bolton Gardens (photographed)


ca. 1876 (photographed)


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


Height: 8 cm, Width: 6 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 Walter Bertram Potter stood outside and a seated Beatrix Potter . Location- the garden at 2 Bolton Gardens, Kensington, London.


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