Queen Victoria, c.1870.
By Andre-Adolphe-Eugene Disderi .....A cabinet card sized woodburytype of Queen Victoria (1819-1901), taken in about 1870 by the French photographer Disderi (1819-1889). This is from the 'Disderi' album in the RPS collection......Queen Victoria reigned from 20 June 1837 until her death in 1901. She married her first cousin, Prince Albert of Saxe-Coburg and Gotha in 1840 and had 9 children. After Albert died in 1861 Victoria avoided public appearances and plummeted into deep mourning. She reigned for 63 years and 7 months, the longest reign of any British monarch. .....We're happy for you to share this digital image within the spirit of The Commons. Certain restrictions on high quality reproductions of the original physical version of apply though; if you're unsure please visit the National Media Museum website ( http://www.nationalmediamuseum.org.uk/ ) ......For obtaining reproductions of selected images please go to the Science and Society Picture Library ( http://www.scienceandsociety.co.uk/ ) .
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