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Prince Albert used photography to document exhibitions and works of art

After Frank Dillon (1823-1909)

'Kom Ombo' 1857

Albumen print | 18.6 x 28.4 cm (image) | RCIN 2081518

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Photograph of a painting depicting the ruins of Kom Ombo in Egypt. An inscription on the lower left corner of the painting states 'Kom Ombo. 6th Janry 1855.'

At the time of the photograph, the painting was attributed to Frank Dillon (1823-1909).

  • Creator(s)

    After Frank Dillon (1823-1909) (artist)

  • 18.6 x 28.4 cm (image)

    54.5 x 35.8 cm (page dimensions)

  • Presented to Prince Albert

  • Object type(s)
      • visual works
        • photographs
    Subject(s)
    • Places
      • Africa
        • Northern Africa
          • Egypt
            • Upper Egypt
              • Great Temple of Kom Ombo [Egypt]
    • Arts, Recreation, Entertainment & Sport
      • Architecture
        • Ecclesiastical & religious architecture
          • Non-Christian religious architecture
            • Temples
      • Art
        • Paintings
          • Paintings-British school