13 of 531 portraits of Queen Victoria
- Extended catalogue entry
Early Victorian Portraits Catalogue
by George Housman Thomas
12 3/8 in. x 7 7/8 in. (314 mm x 200 mm)
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This portraitback to top
This is a study for Thomas' painting of 'The Marriage of the Prince of Wales, 1863' in the Royal Collection.
Physical descriptionback to top
Dressed in a white veil, black dress, with white cuffs, the blue sash and star of the order of the Garter, and the badge of the order of Victoria and Albert; holding a white prayer book. Blue curtain in front of the box with gilt fringe and border. Rest of box brown.
Provenanceback to top
Purchased from A. Yakovleff; 1938.
This extended catalogue entry is from the out-of-print National Portrait Gallery collection catalogue: Richard Ormond, Early Victorian Portraits, Her Majesty's Stationery Office, 1973, and is as published then. For the most up-to-date details on individual Collection works, we recommend reading the information provided in the Search the Collection results on this website in parallel with this text.
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Exhibitions and displays
- Being Queen Victoria
Until 7 July 2018
- BSL Gallery Tour: Highlights tour with Alan Murray
22 February 2018, 19:30