Lady Sarah Forbes Bonetta Davies, photographed by Camille Silvy, 1862 Sarah Forbes Bonetta Davies was a child born into a royal West African dynasty. She was orphaned in when her parents were killed in a slave-hunting war. She was around five years
Sara Forbes Bonetta was captured aged five by slave raiders in west Africa, rescued by Captain Frederick E Forbes, then presented as a ‘gift’ to Queen Victoria. Photograph: Courtesy of Paul Frecker collection/The Library of Nineteenth-Century Photography.
The famous picture of Queen Victoria and Prince Albert with their daughter Victoria on her wedding day, 25 January The Queen is blurry because she couldn't stop shaking from the anxiety of her daughter leaving home. by harriett
LOVE THE DRESS & VEIL & TIARA! Inspiration photo: Helen, Duchess of Albany, on her wedding day to Prince Leopold, (youngest son of Queen Victoria). Two lovely Victorian cameos hang by a ribbon on her sleeve /~VelkokneznaMaria on deviantART