Sitter: Sitter: HRH Princess Henry of Battenberg (1857-1944), née Princess Beatrice (Mary Victoria Feodore) of Great Britain and Ireland.
Biog: Youngest daughter and companion of Queen Victoria; m. (1885) Prince Henry of Battenberg.
Location: The sitter's apartment at Kensington Palace, London ?
Pose: TQL seated, with book.
Furniture and Props: -
No of poses: 1.
Copyright: V&A Provenance: Pinewood Studios; acquired 1989.
Biog: Dictionary of National Biography; Hugh Montgomery-Massingberd ed., Burke's Royal Families of the World, Vol 1, London, 1977, p 308; David Duff, The Shy Princess, London, 1958; M. E. Sara, The Life and Times of H.R.H. Princess Beatrice, Stanley Paul, 1945.
Location: See group portrait with same chair, reproduced between pp 240-241, David Duff, The Shy Princess, London, 1958.