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Prince Arthur, 1st Duke of Connaught and Strathearn

(1850-1942), Field Marshal, Governor General of Canada; son of Queen Victoria

Sitter associated with 154 portraits
Prince Arthur, 1st Duke of Connaught and Strathearn, was a member of the British Royal Family, the third son and seventh of the nine children of Queen Victoria and Prince Albert. Arthur had a long and distinguished career in the British Army that included service in South Africa, Canada, Ireland, Egypt and India. Promoted to Field Marshal in 1902, in 1904 he was given the newly created post of Inspector-General of the Forces and was tasked with reporting on the status of the British Army. He was subsequently unwillingly sent to Malta as commander-in-chief; he resigned the position in 1909. Having ended his military service he was appointed Governor General of Canada.

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Group of fifteen, including Queen Victoria, by W. & D. Downey - NPG P22(2)

Group of fifteen, including Queen Victoria

by W. & D. Downey
albumen print, 25 May 1868
NPG P22(2)

The Gillies Ball, 1868, by W. & D. Downey - NPG P22(3)

The Gillies Ball, 1868

by W. & D. Downey
albumen print, 25 May 1868
NPG P22(3)

Prince Arthur, 1st Duke of Connaught and Strathearn, by Unknown photographer - NPG P1700(21d)

Prince Arthur, 1st Duke of Connaught and Strathearn

by Unknown photographer
albumen print, 1896 or before
NPG P1700(21d)

Queen Victoria's funeral procession arriving at St George's Chapel, Windsor, possibly by James Russell & Sons - NPG P1700(56)

Queen Victoria's funeral procession arriving at St George's Chapel, Windsor

possibly by James Russell & Sons
albumen print, 2 February 1901
NPG P1700(56)

Queen Victoria with her family, by Caldesi, Blanford & Co, after  Leonida Caldesi - NPG x134737

Queen Victoria with her family

by Caldesi, Blanford & Co, after Leonida Caldesi
albumen carte-de-visite, early 1860s (1857)
NPG x134737

Collage of 101 figures, compiled by Cecilia Mary Jocelyn (née Elliot), after  Disdéri, after  John Jabez Edwin Mayall, after  Camille Silvy, and after  Unknown photographers - NPG Ax129160

Collage of 101 figures

compiled by Cecilia Mary Jocelyn (née Elliot), after Disdéri, after John Jabez Edwin Mayall, after Camille Silvy, and after Unknown photographers
albumen print collage, 1860s
NPG Ax129160

'Group of Royal Family', by and after John Jabez Edwin Mayall - NPG x132718

'Group of Royal Family'

by and after John Jabez Edwin Mayall
albumen carte-de-visite photomontage, early 1860s
NPG x132718

Queen Victoria and her family, by Ashford Brothers & Co, after  John Jabez Edwin Mayall, and  John & Charles Watkins, and  Georg Emil Hansen - NPG x134740

Queen Victoria and her family

by Ashford Brothers & Co, after John Jabez Edwin Mayall, and John & Charles Watkins, and Georg Emil Hansen
albumen carte-de-visite, 1860s
NPG x134740

'Interiors of Buckingham Palace and Windsor Castle and Portraits of the Royal Family of Great Britain', by Ashford Brothers & Co, after  John Jabez Edwin Mayall, and  John & Charles Watkins, and  Georg Emil Hansen - NPG x134741

'Interiors of Buckingham Palace and Windsor Castle and Portraits of the Royal Family of Great Britain'

by Ashford Brothers & Co, after John Jabez Edwin Mayall, and John & Charles Watkins, and Georg Emil Hansen
albumen carte-de-visite, 1860s
NPG x134741

Queen Victoria with her family, after John Jabez Edwin Mayall - NPG x134742

Queen Victoria with her family

after John Jabez Edwin Mayall
albumen carte-de-visite, 1860s
NPG x134742

Prince Arthur, 1st Duke of Connaught and Strathearn, by John Jabez Edwin Mayall - NPG x197212

Prince Arthur, 1st Duke of Connaught and Strathearn

by John Jabez Edwin Mayall
albumen carte-de-visite, 1860
NPG x197212

Prince Albert of Saxe-Coburg-Gotha, Queen Victoria and their children, after John Jabez Edwin Mayall - NPG Ax9571

Prince Albert of Saxe-Coburg-Gotha, Queen Victoria and their children

after John Jabez Edwin Mayall
albumen carte-de-visite, circa 1861
NPG Ax9571

Prince Arthur, 1st Duke of Connaught and Strathearn, by John Jabez Edwin Mayall - NPG Ax46713

Prince Arthur, 1st Duke of Connaught and Strathearn

by John Jabez Edwin Mayall
hand-coloured albumen carte-de-visite, February 1861
NPG Ax46713

Prince Arthur, 1st Duke of Connaught and Strathearn, by John Jabez Edwin Mayall - NPG x26131

Prince Arthur, 1st Duke of Connaught and Strathearn

by John Jabez Edwin Mayall
albumen carte-de-visite, February 1861
NPG x26131

Prince Arthur, 1st Duke of Connaught and Strathearn, by Louis Joseph Ghémar, for  Ghémar Frères - NPG x26136

Prince Arthur, 1st Duke of Connaught and Strathearn

by Louis Joseph Ghémar, for Ghémar Frères
albumen carte-de-visite, October 1862
NPG x26136

Album introductory carte-de-visite with members of the Royal Family, by Ashford Brothers & Co, after  John Jabez Edwin Mayall, and  Ghémar Frères, and  (Octavius) Charles Watkins, and  Émile Desmaisons, and  Unknown photographers - NPG x197214

Album introductory carte-de-visite with members of the Royal Family

by Ashford Brothers & Co, after John Jabez Edwin Mayall, and Ghémar Frères, and (Octavius) Charles Watkins, and Émile Desmaisons, and Unknown photographers
albumen carte-de-visite, circa 1862
NPG x197214

Prince Arthur, 1st Duke of Connaught and Strathearn, by Louis Joseph Ghémar, for  Ghémar Frères - NPG Ax196515

Prince Arthur, 1st Duke of Connaught and Strathearn

by Louis Joseph Ghémar, for Ghémar Frères
albumen print, October 1862
NPG Ax196515

'Upwards of five hundred photographic portraits of the most celebrated personages of the age', by Ashford Brothers & Co, after  Disdéri, and  Camille Silvy, and  Duroni & Murer, and  Émile Desmaisons, and  John Jabez Edwin Mayall, and  (George) Herbert Watkins, and  William Edward Kilburn, and  Horatio Nelson King, and  John & Charles Watkins, and  - NPG x139661

'Upwards of five hundred photographic portraits of the most celebrated personages of the age'

by Ashford Brothers & Co, after Disdéri, and Camille Silvy, and Duroni & Murer, and Émile Desmaisons, and John Jabez Edwin Mayall, and (George) Herbert Watkins, and William Edward Kilburn, and Horatio Nelson King, and John & Charles Watkins, and
albumen carte-de-visite, mid 1860s
NPG x139661

Prince Arthur, 1st Duke of Connaught and Strathearn, by Hills & Saunders, published by  A. Marion, Son & Co - NPG Ax131369

Prince Arthur, 1st Duke of Connaught and Strathearn

by Hills & Saunders, published by A. Marion, Son & Co
albumen carte-de-visite, 26 March 1864
NPG Ax131369

Princess Beatrice of Battenberg; Prince Arthur, 1st Duke of Connaught and Strathearn, by Hills & Saunders, published by  A. Marion, Son & Co - NPG Ax46729

Princess Beatrice of Battenberg; Prince Arthur, 1st Duke of Connaught and Strathearn

by Hills & Saunders, published by A. Marion, Son & Co
hand-coloured albumen carte-de-visite, 26 March 1864
NPG Ax46729

Prince Arthur, 1st Duke of Connaught and Strathearn, by Hills & Saunders, published by  A. Marion, Son & Co - NPG x26133

Prince Arthur, 1st Duke of Connaught and Strathearn

by Hills & Saunders, published by A. Marion, Son & Co
albumen carte-de-visite, 26 March 1864
NPG x26133

The children of Queen Victoria, by Robert Jefferson Bingham - NPG x131268

The children of Queen Victoria

by Robert Jefferson Bingham
albumen carte-de-visite, August 1865
NPG x131268

Prince Arthur, 1st Duke of Connaught and Strathearn, by Hills & Saunders, published by  A. Marion, Son & Co - NPG Ax131368

Prince Arthur, 1st Duke of Connaught and Strathearn

by Hills & Saunders, published by A. Marion, Son & Co
albumen carte-de-visite, 1866
NPG Ax131368

Prince Arthur, 1st Duke of Connaught and Strathearn, by Hills & Saunders, published by  A. Marion, Son & Co - NPG Ax46757

Prince Arthur, 1st Duke of Connaught and Strathearn

by Hills & Saunders, published by A. Marion, Son & Co
hand-coloured albumen carte-de-visite, 1866
NPG Ax46757

Prince Arthur, 1st Duke of Connaught and Strathearn, by Henry Joseph Whitlock - NPG Ax46162

Prince Arthur, 1st Duke of Connaught and Strathearn

by Henry Joseph Whitlock
albumen carte-de-visite, 1867-1872
NPG Ax46162

Prince Arthur, 1st Duke of Connaught and Strathearn, by Maull & Co - NPG Ax131370

Prince Arthur, 1st Duke of Connaught and Strathearn

by Maull & Co
albumen carte-de-visite, circa 1868
NPG Ax131370

Royal group at Balmoral, by W. & D. Downey - NPG x3610

Royal group at Balmoral

by W. & D. Downey
albumen carte-de-visite, 25 May 1868
NPG x3610

Prince Arthur, 1st Duke of Connaught and Strathearn, by Augustin Aimé Joseph Le Jeune - NPG x26134

Prince Arthur, 1st Duke of Connaught and Strathearn

by Augustin Aimé Joseph Le Jeune
albumen carte-de-visite, circa 1868
NPG x26134

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