1885 (April) Prince Henry of Battenberg and Princess Beatrice by Carl Backofen (Royal Collection)

From Wikimedia; one white flaw and some small white spots removed with Photoshop.

1885 (April) Prince Henry of Battenberg and Princess Beatrice by Carl Backofen (Royal Collection) Wm

Princess Beatrice’s dress is a showpice for the second bustle period with austere trim and tablier, probably draped over a cuirasse bodice.

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