Prince Arthur’s Birthday 1871

An awkward family portrait – Prince Arthur poses with his mother, Queen Victoria, on his 21st birthday, 1871.

Royal Collection

Note – This post originally said that this was Prince Alfred – It is actually Prince Arthur.


Queen Victoria And Her First Four Children – Photograph

A less formal Royal portrait. Queen Victoria wearing a simple tartan shawl poses for an informal family photograph with her four eldest children, (left to right) Prince Albert Edward, Princess Victoria, Princess Alice and Prince Alfred. Dated 8th February 1854.