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Charles Thurston Thompson (1816-68)

Sideboard c.1853-5

Albumen print | 17.4 x 22.6 cm (image) | RCIN 2369557

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Photograph of an oak cabinet (RCIN 21697) featuring a highly decorative design of tulipwood, purplewood, mahogany and boxwood and inset with plaques of soft-paste Sèvres porcelain.
  • Creator(s)

    Charles Thurston Thompson (1816-68) (photographer)

  • 17.4 x 22.6 cm (image)

  • Acquired by Queen Victoria and Prince Albert

  • Object type(s)
      • printed & manuscript material
        • books
          • book: half leather bound
            • book: half leather bound in morocco
              • book: half leather bound in green morocco
    • Natural Sciences & Mathematics
      • Botany
        • Systematic botany
          • Flowering plants