The photos were taken by Kate Middleton, 37, at their country home, called Amner Hall, in Norfolk earlier this month. They were taken outside and show the royal tot beaming at his mother as he sits on a moss covered seat.
The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge are delighted to share three new photographs of Prince Louis ahead of his first birthday tomorrow 🎈— Kensington Palace (@KensingtonRoyal) April 22, 2019
The photographs were taken earlier this month by The Duchess at their home in Norfolk. pic.twitter.com/VOJ7rhKthz
Reactions to the adorable photos were mostly gushing over the toddler’s cuteness.
Mini William !— ManonB (@ManonB_21) April 22, 2019
Super cute and looks very much like Kate. ❤— ..........boo 🔶️ 🇪🇺 (@ScrumptiousBlue) April 22, 2019
He has his own unique look. I see his great uncle, Prince Andrew in his eyes.— not the real me (@jemsmom93) April 22, 2019
He is the PERFECT combo of George and Charlotte. What a cutie!— Megan Wendell (@meganwendell) April 22, 2019
Plenty of others praised Kate’s photography skills.
Got to admire The Duchess’s photography skills 👍— Stuart Lawson (@slawson7) April 22, 2019
HRH the Duchess of Cambridge is a really good photographer!— Kishen Sedani ॐ (@KishenSedani) April 22, 2019
Prince Louis Arthur Charles was born on April 23 at 11:01 at the Lindo Wing at St. Mary’s hospital in London.
He weighed 8 pounds 7 ounces and was first seen in public seven hours after his arrival, when Kate and William stood on the steps of the Lindo Wing for a media photo call, before taking their newborn home to Kensington Palace.
He is fifth in line to the throne and is the Queen and Prince Philip’s sixth great-grandchild.
Since his birth, Louis has rarely been seen in public. Images of him with his big sister Charlotte, 3, were released shortly after he was born.
He was christened on July 9 and the service was attended by all of the Cambridges, the Duke and Duchess of Sussex, the Prince of Wales and Duchess of Cornwall and Kate’s family, the Middletons.
The public got another glimpse of Louis when he was pictured alongside his parents, siblings, Uncle Harry and Aunt Meghan and his grandfather Charles and Camilla to mark the Prince of Wales’ 70th birthday last November.
Kate has kept well-wishers updated on Louis during her various engagements.
She recently told a group of moms at the Henry Fawcett Children’s Centre in London that he “just wants to pull himself up all the time” and “he has got these little walkers and is bombing around in them.”
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