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A vintage illustration of Queen Victoria on the arm of her Indian servant Abdul Karim, 'Munshi' or teacher, listening to a despatch from her troops during the Boer War, published in London on 17th March 1900. Abdul Karim was regarded with distrust and jealousy by other members of Queen Victoria's household staff and family and was forced to return to India after the Queen's death. (Photo by Popperfoto/Getty Images)
Queen Victoria by Xavier Winterhalter "The portrait, comissioned in 1843, shows the Queen with her long brown hair loose around her shoulders, gazing into the distance. She was just 24 when painted by the German artist Franz Xaver Winterhalter and his work was described as her husband Albert's 'favourite picture'. "