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Princess Helena Victoria of Schleswig-Holstein

(1870-1948), Founder of YWCA Women's Auxiliary Force and philanthropist; daughter of Prince Christian of Schleswig-Holstein; granddaughter of Queen Victoria

Sitter associated with 35 portraits

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'Wedding group', by Lafayette - NPG P1700(2c)

'Wedding group'

by Lafayette
albumen print, 6 July 1893
NPG P1700(2c)

Princess Helena Victoria of Schleswig-Holstein, by Alexander Bassano - NPG x96017

Princess Helena Victoria of Schleswig-Holstein

by Alexander Bassano
quarter-plate glass negative, July 1879
NPG x96017

'The Duke and Duchess of York and Bridesmaids', by W. & D. Downey, published by  Cassell & Company, Ltd - NPG Ax16180

'The Duke and Duchess of York and Bridesmaids'

by W. & D. Downey, published by Cassell & Company, Ltd
carbon print, 6 July 1893, published 1893
NPG Ax16180

Queen Victoria and family, by Robert Milne - NPG x8489

Queen Victoria and family

by Robert Milne
bromide print, circa 1898
NPG x8489

Queen Victoria group at Balmoral, by Robert Milne - NPG x8490

Queen Victoria group at Balmoral

by Robert Milne
bromide print on card mount, June 1898
NPG x8490


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