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Edward, Prince of Saxe-Weimar (1823-1902), Field Marshal

Sitter in 8 portraits
Brought up by his aunt, Queen Adelaide, and a playmate of Queen Victoria and George, 2nd Duke of Cambridge, he joined the army in 1841. In the Crimea, he served with distinction at the Alma, Balaclava, Sebastopol, and Inkerman becoming aide-de-camp to Lord Raglan, June 1855, and participating in the attack on the Redan; served in a number of positions, including commander of forces in Ireland in later years.

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x74371

Edward, Prince of Saxe-Weimar

by Camille Silvy
albumen carte-de-visite, 19 February 1861
NPG x74371

Ax51552

Edward, Prince of Saxe-Weimar

by Camille Silvy
albumen print, 19 February 1861
NPG Ax51552

D21739

Edward, Prince of Saxe-Weimar

by Richard James Lane, after Franz Xaver Winterhalter
lithograph, 1849 (1849)
NPG D21739

D6731

Edward, Prince of Saxe-Weimar

by Carlo Pellegrini
lithograph, 1872
NPG D6731

D6765

Edward, Prince of Saxe-Weimar

by Carlo Pellegrini
chromolithograph, published 30 October 1875
NPG D6765

D6766

Edward, Prince of Saxe-Weimar

by Carlo Pellegrini
chromolithograph, published 30 October 1875
NPG D6766

D6767

Edward, Prince of Saxe-Weimar

by Carlo Pellegrini
chromolithograph, published 30 October 1875
NPG D6767