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Photograph of Princess Maud (1869-1938), kneeling besides the cot in which the baby Prince Olav (1903-91) sits, aged eight months. Signed 'Alexander, 8 months, Harry 1904'.

According to “The Gentlemen's Book of Etiquette,” the first rule of guidance for the 1860s Victorian gentleman in matters of clothing is, "Let the dress suit the occasion." It is advised that it is just as absurd for a man to go into the street in the morning with his dress coat, white kid gloves, and dancing boots, as it is for a lady to promenade the fashionable streets in full evening dress.

Maria Sophie of Bavaria (4 October 1841 – 19 January 1925). She was the last Queen consort of the Kingdom of the Two Sicilies