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Prince Albert used photography to document exhibitions and works of art

Caldesi & Montecchi (active 1857-67)

'Irish Peasants' 1857

Albumen print | 18.0 x 33.2 cm (image) | RCIN 2081543

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Photograph of a painting depicting a group of people in a rocky, country landscape. In the middle ground, a woman kneels in front of a cross positioned on top of a pile of rocks.

  • Creator(s)

    Caldesi & Montecchi (active 1857-67) (photographer)

    After a work attributed to Francis William Topham (1808-77) (artist)

  • 18.0 x 33.2 cm (image)

    54.5 x 35.8 cm (page dimensions)

  • Presented to Prince Albert

  • Object type(s)
      • visual works
        • photographs
    Subject(s)
    • Natural Sciences & Mathematics
      • Earth sciences
        • Rocks
    • Places
      • Europe
        • Ireland