carte-de-visite photograph

George Hansen

carte-de-visite photograph

George Hansen


Three-quarter length portrait of two women, woman on right is Princess Alexandra and woman on the left is her sister, Princess Marie of Denmark. Princess Marie is wearing bodice with large buttons and bow tied at neck. Her hair is curled and piled on top of her head. Princess Alexandra is wearing velvet bodice with lace sleeves and collar. She is wearing a bustle and her full skirt is trimmed with lace. Her hair is curled and piled on top of her head. Studio background of interior with balustrade and flowers. See 2008.40.5.258 for same dress worn by Princess Alexandra. Inscribed on reverse "Princess of Wales".

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carte-de-visite photograph

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George Hansen

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image: 10.2cm x 6.4cm

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