Prince Arthur (1850-1942)

Susan Durant (1827-1873)

Marble

c.1866

Albert Memorial Chapel, Windsor

One of a set showing the princes and princess of the royal family crowning the tarsia panels in the nave, this medallion portrays Albert and Victoria's seventh child and third son. [Commentary continues below.]

Text by Jacqueline Banerjee. The photograph was cropped from one taken of Plate XLVIII in the Davisons' book. [Click on the image to enlarge it, and mouse over the text for links.]

By kind permission of the British Library.