The sepia-toned image reveals the six-week-old child trying on the digital camera and gripping onto Prince Harry’s left hand.
Though official pictures have been launched after his start, it’s the first close-up photograph that the couple have shared of the child.
Prince Harry’s wedding ceremony ring can also be seen within the picture.
The image was posted on the Sussex Royal official Twitter account, together with the caption: “Happy Father’s Day! And wishing a very special first Father’s Day to The Duke of Sussex.”
Archie Harrison Mountbatten-Windsor, who’s the primary little one of the Duke and Duchess, was born in May.
Meghan and Harry additionally shared a picture to mark American Mom’s Day in Could when Archie was lower than every week outdated.
The post of the child’s toes in entrance of forget-me-not flowers was preferred greater than two million occasions on the social media website.
It was captioned: “Paying tribute to all moms right this moment, previous, current, mothers-to-be, and these misplaced however endlessly remembered.
“We honour and celebrate every and each one of you.”
Harry and his American former actress spouse have been having fun with life as a household of three after welcoming their first born firstly of Could.
Smitten Harry launched Archie to the world alongside proud mom Meghan when the most recent addition to the royal household was simply two days outdated.
Asserting his arrival on Could 6, the duke mentioned: “This little factor is totally to-die-for, so I am simply over the moon.”
The Sussexes are elevating seventh in line to the throne Archie within the sanctuary of Frogmore Cottage – their new bolthole in Windsor Residence Park in Berkshire, shut to the Queen’s residence Windsor Castle.
The Grade II listed 10-bedroom property is about shut to the winding lakes, wooded mounds, glades, walks and bridges of the gardens at Frogmore.
Fingers-on-father Harry has been relishing his new position as a father or mother after years of watching others convey up their households.
The duke mentioned at Archie’s first photocall at Windsor Fortress: “It is nice. Parenting is wonderful.
“It’s only been two-and-a-half days, three days, but we’re just so thrilled to have our own little bundle of joy and be able to spend some precious times with him as he slowly, slowly starts to grow up.”
Meghan mentioned of her husband and her son: “It’s magic, it’s pretty amazing. I have the two best guys in the world so I’m really happy.”
Harry beforehand spoke about his need to begin a household, saying: “I’ve longed for kids since I was very, very young.”
Father’s Day within the UK – June 16 – is well known on the identical day within the US – the third Sunday in June.