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HM Queen Victoria (1819–1901)

Photo credit: Shetland Islands Council

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Lerwick Town Hall





oil on canvas


H 145 x W 120 cm

Accession number

ART 1991.76

Acquisition method

gift to the Town Hall of Lerwick by William Peterson, 1885

Work type


Inscription description

Her Majesty Queen Victoria XXXIInd in descent from King Harald Fairhair and XXIIIrd from King Olaf Haroldson (St Olaf). A copy, made by the Queen's gracious permission, by George Harrison Park from the portrait by Franz Xavier Winterhalter in Buckingham Palace. Presented to the Town Hall of Lerwick by William Peterson Esq London 1885.


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Normally on display at

Lerwick Town Hall

Hillhead, Lerwick, Shetland Islands ZE1 0HB Scotland

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