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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 149 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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P22(2)

Group of fifteen, including Queen Victoria

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

P22(3)

The Gillies Ball, 1868

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

P1700(21d)

Prince Arthur, 1st Duke of Connaught and Strathearn

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

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)

x134737

Queen Victoria with her family

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

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

x132718

'Group of Royal Family'

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

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

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

x134742

Queen Victoria with her family

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

x197212

Prince Arthur, 1st Duke of Connaught and Strathearn

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

Ax9571

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

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

Ax46713

Prince Arthur, 1st Duke of Connaught and Strathearn

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

x26131

Prince Arthur, 1st Duke of Connaught and Strathearn

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

x26136

Prince Arthur, 1st Duke of Connaught and Strathearn

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

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

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

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

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

x131268

The children of Queen Victoria

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

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

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

Ax46162

Prince Arthur, 1st Duke of Connaught and Strathearn

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

Ax131370

Prince Arthur, 1st Duke of Connaught and Strathearn

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

x3610

Royal group at Balmoral

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

Ax17917

Prince Arthur, 1st Duke of Connaught and Strathearn

by London Stereoscopic & Photographic Company
albumen carte-de-visite, 1870s
NPG Ax17917

Ax28406

Prince Arthur, 1st Duke of Connaught and Strathearn

by London Stereoscopic & Photographic Company
albumen carte-de-visite, 1870s
NPG Ax28406

x139601

'Her Most Gracious Majesty the Queen and Family'

published by Hughes & Edmonds
albumen carte-de-visite, 1870s
NPG x139601

x95967

Prince Arthur, 1st Duke of Connaught and Strathearn

by Alexander Bassano
half-plate glass negative, 1870s
NPG x95967

x95968

Prince Arthur, 1st Duke of Connaught and Strathearn

by Alexander Bassano
half-plate glass negative, 1870s
NPG x95968

x95969

Prince Arthur, 1st Duke of Connaught and Strathearn

by Alexander Bassano
half-plate glass negative, 1870s
NPG x95969

x95970

Prince Arthur, 1st Duke of Connaught and Strathearn

by Alexander Bassano
half-plate glass negative, 1870s
NPG x95970

Ax131372

Prince Arthur, 1st Duke of Connaught and Strathearn as Prince Charlie

by Arthur James ('A.J.') Melhuish
woodburytype, published 18 March 1876 (1871)
NPG Ax131372

x197442

Prince Arthur, 1st Duke of Connaught and Strathearn as a fairy prince

by Alexander Bassano
albumen cabinet card, 22 July 1874
NPG x197442

x95961

Prince Arthur, 1st Duke of Connaught and Strathearn

by Alexander Bassano
half-plate glass negative, 1878
NPG x95961

x95962

Prince Arthur, 1st Duke of Connaught and Strathearn

by Alexander Bassano
half-plate glass negative, 1878
NPG x95962

x95964

Prince Arthur, 1st Duke of Connaught and Strathearn

by Alexander Bassano
half-plate glass negative, 1878
NPG x95964

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