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Prince Leopold (1853-84) in costume
1859, 7 April
Albumen print, hand-coloured with watercolour
10.5 x 8 cm (image)
The Royal Collection
Hand-coloured photograph of a full length portrait of Prince Leopold (1853-84) standing, facing three-quarters to the right. He poses with his left hand on the back of a nearby chair. He wears the costume of the sons of King Henry IV (in the play of Richard II), which he wore at the Bal Costume.