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Princess Louise Caroline Alberta, Duchess of Argyll (1848-1939), Daughter of Queen Victoria

Sitter associated with 92 portraits
Artist associated with 1 portrait
The sixth child of Queen Victoria, Princess Louise married the Marquis of Lorne in 1871 and spent five years in Canada between 1878 and 1883 where he was Governor-General. A gifted sculptor, she avoided royal protocol as far as possible and dedicated herself to her own work and such issues as the education of women.

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x197211

Princess Louise Caroline Alberta, Duchess of Argyll

by Disdéri
albumen carte-de-visite, late 1860s
NPG x197211

x3610

Royal group at Balmoral

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

x134415

Princess Louise Caroline Alberta, Duchess of Argyll

by London Stereoscopic & Photographic Company, after Unknown artist, after Le Jeune
albumen carte-de-visite, (August 1868)
NPG x134415

x36121

Princess Louise Caroline Alberta, Duchess of Argyll

by Hills & Saunders
albumen carte-de-visite, June 1869
NPG x36121

Ax131380

Princess Louise Caroline Alberta, Duchess of Argyll

by Hills & Saunders
albumen carte-de-visite, 1870
NPG Ax131380

x15571

Princess Louise Caroline Alberta, Duchess of Argyll

by Oliver François Xavier Sarony
albumen carte-de-visite, 1870s
NPG x15571

x132393

Princess Louise Caroline Alberta, Duchess of Argyll

by Hills & Saunders
albumen carte-de-visite, circa 1870
NPG x132393

x31040

Carte-de-visite of 9th Duke of Argyll and wife.

by W. & D. Downey
albumen carte-de-visite, 1870
NPG x31040

x197209

Princess Louise Caroline Alberta, Duchess of Argyll

by W. & D. Downey
albumen carte-de-visite, 1870
NPG x197209

x139601

'Her Most Gracious Majesty the Queen and Family'

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

x197572

Princess Louise Caroline Alberta, Duchess of Argyll

by W. & D. Downey
albumen carte-de-visite, 1870
NPG x197572

x15575

Princess Louise Caroline Alberta, Duchess of Argyll

by Elliott & Fry
albumen carte-de-visite, circa 1871
NPG x15575

x8751

Princess Louise Caroline Alberta, Duchess of Argyll

by Arthur James ('A.J.') Melhuish
woodburytype on paper mount, published 15 April 1876 (1871)
NPG x8751

x44634

Queen Victoria; Princess Louise Caroline Alberta, Duchess of Argyll

by Hills & Saunders
modern sepia-toned bromide print from original negative, early 1880s
NPG x44634

Ax5559

Princess Louise Caroline Alberta, Duchess of Argyll

by Alexander Bassano
cabinet card, early 1890s (mid 1880s)
NPG Ax5559

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