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Prince Arthur, 1st Duke of Connaught and Strathearn

(1850-1942), Field Marshal, Governor General of Canada; son of Queen Victoria

Sitter associated with 159 portraits
Prince Arthur, 1st Duke of Connaught and Strathearn, was a member of the British Royal Family, the third son and seventh of the nine children of Queen Victoria and Prince Albert. Arthur had a long and distinguished career in the British Army that included service in South Africa, Canada, Ireland, Egypt and India. Promoted to Field Marshal in 1902, in 1904 he was given the newly created post of Inspector-General of the Forces and was tasked with reporting on the status of the British Army. He was subsequently unwillingly sent to Malta as commander-in-chief; he resigned the position in 1909. Having ended his military service he was appointed Governor General of Canada.

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Prince Arthur, 1st Duke of Connaught and Strathearn, by Maull & Co - NPG Ax131370

Prince Arthur, 1st Duke of Connaught and Strathearn

by Maull & Co
albumen carte-de-visite, circa 1868
NPG Ax131370

Royal group at Balmoral, by W. & D. Downey - NPG x3610

Royal group at Balmoral

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

Prince Arthur, 1st Duke of Connaught and Strathearn, by Augustin Aimé Joseph Le Jeune - NPG x26134

Prince Arthur, 1st Duke of Connaught and Strathearn

by Augustin Aimé Joseph Le Jeune
albumen carte-de-visite, circa 1868
NPG x26134

Prince Arthur, 1st Duke of Connaught and Strathearn, by William Notman - NPG x132000

Prince Arthur, 1st Duke of Connaught and Strathearn

by William Notman
albumen cabinet card, 1869
NPG x132000

Prince Arthur, 1st Duke of Connaught and Strathearn, by William Notman - NPG x26140

Prince Arthur, 1st Duke of Connaught and Strathearn

by William Notman
albumen carte-de-visite, 1869
NPG x26140

Prince Arthur, 1st Duke of Connaught and Strathearn, by London Stereoscopic & Photographic Company - NPG Ax17917

Prince Arthur, 1st Duke of Connaught and Strathearn

by London Stereoscopic & Photographic Company
albumen carte-de-visite, 1870s
NPG Ax17917

Prince Arthur, 1st Duke of Connaught and Strathearn, by London Stereoscopic & Photographic Company - NPG Ax28406

Prince Arthur, 1st Duke of Connaught and Strathearn

by London Stereoscopic & Photographic Company
albumen carte-de-visite, 1870s
NPG Ax28406

'Her Most Gracious Majesty the Queen and Family', published by Hughes & Edmonds - NPG x139601

'Her Most Gracious Majesty the Queen and Family'

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

Prince Arthur, 1st Duke of Connaught and Strathearn, by Alexander Bassano - NPG x95967

Prince Arthur, 1st Duke of Connaught and Strathearn

by Alexander Bassano
half-plate glass negative, 1870s
NPG x95967

Prince Arthur, 1st Duke of Connaught and Strathearn, by Alexander Bassano - NPG x95968

Prince Arthur, 1st Duke of Connaught and Strathearn

by Alexander Bassano
half-plate glass negative, 1870s
NPG x95968

Prince Arthur, 1st Duke of Connaught and Strathearn, by Alexander Bassano - NPG x95969

Prince Arthur, 1st Duke of Connaught and Strathearn

by Alexander Bassano
half-plate glass negative, 1870s
NPG x95969

Prince Arthur, 1st Duke of Connaught and Strathearn, by Alexander Bassano - NPG x95970

Prince Arthur, 1st Duke of Connaught and Strathearn

by Alexander Bassano
half-plate glass negative, 1870s
NPG x95970

Prince Arthur, 1st Duke of Connaught and Strathearn as Prince Charlie, by A.J. (Arthur James) Melhuish - NPG Ax131372

Prince Arthur, 1st Duke of Connaught and Strathearn as Prince Charlie

by A.J. (Arthur James) Melhuish
woodburytype, published 18 March 1876 (1871)
NPG Ax131372

Prince Arthur, 1st Duke of Connaught and Strathearn, by Maull & Co - NPG x26138

Prince Arthur, 1st Duke of Connaught and Strathearn

by Maull & Co
albumen carte-de-visite, mid 1870s
NPG x26138

Prince Arthur, 1st Duke of Connaught and Strathearn as a fairy prince, by Alexander Bassano - NPG x95974

Prince Arthur, 1st Duke of Connaught and Strathearn as a fairy prince

by Alexander Bassano
half-plate glass negative, 22 July 1874
NPG x95974

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