Prince Albert of Saxe-Coburg-Gotha; Queen Victoria

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Prince Albert of Saxe-Coburg-Gotha; Queen Victoria

after a marble by William Theed the Younger
plaster cast of statue, 1868 (1863-1867)
80 in. x 48 in. x 26 3/4 in. (2032 mm x 1219 mm x 679 mm)
Lent by Royal Collection: UK, 1968
Primary Collection
NPG L179

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  • Prince Albert of Saxe-Coburg-Gotha (1819-1861), Prince Consort of Queen Victoria. Sitter in 195 portraits, Artist associated with 2 portraits.
  • Queen Victoria (1819-1901), Reigned 1837-1901. Sitter associated with 500 portraits, Artist associated with 5 portraits.

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Apparently prompted by a suggestion of Victoria, the Crown Princess of Prussia, this sculpture is thought to symbolise the ties between the German and English peoples from Anglo-Saxon times to the marriage of the Royal couple.

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