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Prince Albert used photography to document exhibitions and works of art

Charles Thurston Thompson (1816-68)

Chair c.1853-5

Albumen print | 21.3 x 15.0 cm (image) | RCIN 2369551

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Photograph of an armchair (RCIN 20600) featuring a raised decorative design and sculptural details. Both legs feature a sculptural design of a woman's head gazing upwards.
  • Creator(s)

    Charles Thurston Thompson (1816-68) (photographer)

  • 21.3 x 15.0 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
    • Science, Medicine and Technology
      • Home economics
        • Furniture & accessories
          • Seating. Chairs
            • Chairs
    • Arts, Recreation, Entertainment & Sport
      • Plastic arts
        • Sculpture