Queen Victoria with her great-grandchild
Queen Victoria was particularly fond of her great-grandchildren and liked nothing more than to have them about her. This photograph taken at Osborne House, Isle of Wight, shows (left to right) seated on cushion Prince Albert known as "Bertie" later George VI, (1895 1952), Princess Mary, (1897 1965), Prince Edward of Wales (future Edward VIII) and then Duke of Windsor, (1894 1972) and baby Prince Henry, (1900 1974).
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British Royal Wedding Memorabilia, 1897 (colour litho)
XCF290901 British Royal Wedding Memorabilia, 1897 (colour litho) by English School, (19th century); Private Collection; (add.info.: commemorating the weddings of Princess Marie-Louise of Schleswig-Holstein to Prince Aribert of Anhalt in St Georges Chapel, Windsor, in 1891 (top) and Mary of Teck to the Duke of York (later King George V) in the Chapel Royal of St James Palace in 1893 (bottom); small portraits, clockwise from top middle are believed to be Marie-Louise of Schleswig-Holstein, Helena Schleswig-Holstein, Henry Battenburg, Prince Leopold, Arthur Connaught, Princess Alice Battenburg / Margaret Connaught, Patricia Connaught, Marie Adelaide of Teck, Mary of Teck (Duchess of York / Queen Mary), Francis of Teck, Princess Victoria of Wales, Maud of Norway, Helena Victoria Schleswig-Holstein / Louise of Wales, King George V (Duke of York), Albert Victor (Duke of Clarence), Christian Schleswig-Holstein; Grandchildren of Queen Victoria;); English, out of copyright
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'The Angel which redeemed me from all evil, bless the lads', c1840. Creator: George Presbury
'The Angel which redeemed me from all evil, bless the lads', c1840. Biblical scene, from Genesis 48: 16: 'The Angel which redeemed me from all evil, bless the lads; and let my name be named on them, and the name of my fathers Abraham and Isaac; and let them grow into a multitude in the midst of the earth.' Jacob blesses his grandsons Ephraim and Manasseh. When Joseph saw that his father had placed his right hand on Ephraim's head, he was displeased and took his father's hand to move it from Ephraim's head to Manasseh's. Engraving.
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