University of Bristol - Historical Photographs of China reference number: Hu-s16. Prince George Frederick Ernest Albert (1865-1936), later His Majesty the King (i.e. George V) was the second son of Albert Edward (later King Edward VII) and Alexandra of Denmark. Prince George and his elder brother Prince Albert Victor visited China on a world tour, as midshipmen on HMS Bacchante, accompanied by their tutor, Canon John Neale Dalton. The royal midshipmen stayed two nights at the British Consulate General, as guests of Patrick Joseph Hughes (Consul-General in Shanghai from 1884 to 1891) and his wife Margaret Mary Hughes. See Hu-s13.
His Royal Highness Prince George of Wales, Shanghai
Monday 5 December 1881
210mm x 273mm
Black and white photograph