Cute carte de visite from 1907, depicting the late Friedrich Ernst, last Prince of Saxe-Altenburg. He was the son of of Ernst II, Duke of Saxe-Altenburg and Princess Adelaide of Schaumburg-Lippe, his first wife.
His brother was Wilhelm Georg Moritz Ernst Albert Frederick Karl Konstantin Eduard Max, Hereditary Prince of Saxe-Altenburg (1900 –1991).
Sine both brothers never married the house of Saxe-Altenburg became extinct. Its representation was merged with the one of Saxe-Weimar-Eisenach.
Cabinet photo by the Imperial photographer Oscar Strensch, decorative reverse.
2,5 x 4,1 inches, fine condition.
Friedrich Ernst Saxe Altenburg CDV. The Prince as Baby Boy