Queen Victoria & Baby

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Queen Victoria & Baby

 

Stock No: 001424

 

Height: 6.5 Inches / 16.5 cm

 

Reference: Pugh, Page A 143, Plate 29, Fig 78

 

A rare figure of Queen Victoria holding her first child, the Princess Royal. Here we find Victoria standing crowned, wearing a cloak, full length dress with flounced skirt, her left hand holding a handkerchief, and holding a newly born child in her right, possibly the Princess Royal on her christening day, the garment the child is wearing shows a close resemblance to the same garment used down the generations of Royal births, an exact copy was recently commissioned of the original garment and is still used for Royal baptisms today, c1841.

 

 

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