Queen Victoria (Alexandrina Victoria) (1819-1901) & Prince Albert (Albert Francis Charles Augustus Emmanuel) (1819-1861). Portraits in Profile. “Great events make me quiet and calm; it is only trifles that irritate my nerves” - Queen Victoria. "I am very happy and contented; but the difficulty in filling my place with the proper dignity is that I am only the husband, not the master in the house." Prince Albert.
THE BLACK BRUNSWICKER DETAIL, BY SIR JOHN EVERETT MILLAIS
"Being in the thick of things: industrial unrest, war & attemps on her life the Queen was not worried about anything except her beloved husband. Love to Albert was her only weakness & it was this that made her more human." Evelyn Anthony preface to the novel "Victoria and Albert"