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PRINCESS BEATRICE (1857-1944). Fifth daughter and youngest child of Queen Victoria and Prince Albert, later Princess Henry of Battenberg.

PRINCESS BEATRICE 1857-1944. Fifth daughter and youngest child of Queen Victoria and Prince Albert, later Princess Henry of Battenberg

£425.00 

Available to view at our Curzon Street shop.

Christmas Card Signed on the verso (“Beatrice”) “For dear Louischen” (probably her sister Louise, 1848-1939), 1 page small 8vo, n.p., 1 January 1885.

“A Pearl of the Mistletoe” Christmas card showing a Christmas fairy amongst swathes of mistletoe, with a short affectionate note to the verso, “from her loving sister”. This card is dated the year Princess Beatrice would marry Prince Henry of Battenberg on 23 July. Slightly dusty with minor loss of text, but entirely legible. One of the corners with some minor wear.

Stock Code: 215388