There’s more to see...
Come take a look at what else is here!
Visit site

Related Pins

Queen Victoria in perpetual mourning for Prince Albert. He died in 1861, and she only wore black until her death in 1901. 40 years of widowhood in black.

Prince Albert of Saxe-Coburg and Gotha

From the era (named after her, no less), when rarely a smile was seen on film.Picture of Queen Victoria taken from the Bridgeman Collection, drawn from the Hulton|Archive

I'm not really into royalty in general, but it's kind of fascinating to read about someone who's the last person to have given a name to an era..

HRH Prince Albert & Queen Victoria she loved him deeply, and plunged into a deep grief upon his death she never quite recovered from.

Only child of Prince Edward Augustus Duke of Kent (1767–1820) & Princess Victoria (Marie Luise Viktoria) (1786–1861) of Saxe-Coburg & wife of 1st cousin Prince Albert of Saxe Coburg & Gotha (1819-1861). Queen Victoria (1819-1901) Silver Jubilee bookmark.

Queen Victoria near the end of her life. She was the last British monarch of the House of Hanover (her son King Edward VII belonged to the House of Saxe-Coburg and Gotta, the line of his father, Prince Albert).

Queen Victoria at Aston Hall ( I see a little bit of the future QE2 in this Queen's candid look).

Queen Victoria of Britain. She inherited the throne at the age of 18, after her father’s three elder brothers had all died leaving no legitimate, surviving children.

Queen Victoria, c.1861 by J.J.E. Mayall This photograph is included in a Royal Collection book and touring exhibition Roger Fenton • Julia Margaret Cameron: Early British Photographs from the Royal Collection at the Aberdeen Art Gallery, 12 June - 21 August 2010 and Blackwell, Bowness-on-Windermere, 31 January - 25 April 2011.