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Prince Albert used photography to document exhibitions and works of art

After Hippolyte Paul Delaroche (1797-1856)

'Le Christ en Gethsemane' 1857-58

Albumen print? | RCIN 2160795

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Photograph of a painting by Paul Delaroche, created around 1846. The work depicst Christ standing in the garden of Gethsemane at night. Three male figures lie sleeping in the foreground. A snake is visible at the far left.

  • Creator(s)

    After Hippolyte Paul Delaroche (1797-1856) (artist)

    Robert Jefferson Bingham (1825-70) (photographer)

  • Acquired by Queen Victoria and Prince Albert

  • Object type(s)
      • visual works
        • photographs
    Subject(s)
    • Religion & Theology
      • Religions and faiths
        • Christianity
          • Life of Christ
            • Passion of Christ
              • Christ-Agony in the Garden
    • Natural Sciences & Mathematics
      • Zoology
        • Animals
          • Reptiles
            • Snakes