Queen Victoria (Alexandrina Victoria) (1819-1901) & Prince Albert (Albert Francis Charles Augustus Emmanuel) (1819-1861). Portraits in Profile. “Great events make me quiet and calm; it is only trifles that irritate my nerves” - Queen Victoria. "I am very happy and contented; but the difficulty in filling my place with the proper dignity is that I am only the husband, not the master in the house." Prince Albert.
Queen Victoria,1845. Photographs taken of the Queen at this time do not much resemble this glamorous image. Winterhalter was skilled at creating an enhanced likeness. He also obligingly enlarged the Queen's jewellery.
Queen Victoria (Alexandrina Victoria) (24 May 1819-22 Jan 1901) UK & Prince Albert (Francis Albert Augustus Charles Emmanuel) (26 Aug 1819-14 Dec 1861) Saxe Coburg & Gotha, Germany in a drawing room by unknown artist, Royal Collection Trust, in 1854.
The four daughters of Alfred Duke of Edinburgh (later duke of Saxe-Coburg & Gotha) and Grand Duchess Maria Alexandrovna of Russia: From left to right, Princess Beatrice, Princess Victoria Melita, Princess Alexandra, and Princess Marie (later Queen of Romania).
2nd son of Ernest I (1784-1844) Duke of Saxe-Coburg & Gotha & wife Louise (1800-1831) of Saxe-Gotha-Altenburg & husband of Queen Victoria (1819-1901). Prince Albert (1819-1861) profile in black by Artist Unknown. Why did he die? Helen Rappaport disputes typhoid fever. Her evidence suggests Crohn’s disease. It supports Victoria’s belief that Albert had been killed by worry about their 1st sons reckless lifestyle. Crohn’s fit Albert’s stomach troubles, his exhaustion & leads to bowel cancer.