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Prince Albert

Prince Albert

A carte-de-visite portrait of Prince Albert, the Prince Consort.

Following the death of Prince Albert, some 70,000 portraits of him were ordered from the wholesalers A. Marion & Co. in a week, while the Photographic News reported that a Paris printseller had sold 30,000 in a single day.

Photographed by John Mayall of 224, Regent Street, London.

Code: 123994
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