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Royal Collection Trust/© Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II 2014

Persimmon, the Prince of Wales's horse, 1900

Overview

Creator: Queen Alexandra, consort of King Edward VII, King of the United Kingdom (1844-1925), when Princess of Wales (1863-1901) (photographer)
Creation Date: 
1900
Materials: 
Gelatin silver print
Dimensions: 
23.5 x 27.7 cm
RCIN 
2300005
Acquirer: Queen Alexandra, consort of King Edward VII, King of the United Kingdom (1844-1925), when Princess of Wales (1863-1901)
Provenance: 
Acquired by Queen Alexandra when Princess of Wales
Description:

Photograph of the race horse, Persimmon, standing in left side profile. He is held by a Groom who is holding the horse's bridle. Persimmon, owned by the Prince of Wales was renowned for having won at Ascot in 1895 and for winning both the Derby and the St Leger in 1896.

Further details

Additional Creators: Queen Alexandra, consort of King Edward VII, King of the United Kingdom (1844-1925) (royal creator)
Category: 
Photographs