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Prince Albert used photography to document exhibitions and works of art

After William Leighton Leitch (1804-83)

'Osborne, (North Front)'; The Upper Terrace at Osborne c.1863-5

Albumen print | 4.1 x 8.9 cm (image, oval) | RCIN 2373709

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Photograph of the painting 'The Upper Terrace at Osborne' (RCIN 400813). The painting depicts a view along the terrace at Osborne. There are a range of people on the terrace.

Photograph is from a folder of photographs of paintings and artworks displayed in Prince Albert's (1819-61) rooms. This painting was displayed in Prince Albert's dressing room, on the north side. This painting was given to Queen Victoria (1819-1901) by Prince Albert  at Christmas, 1850.

  • Creator(s)

    After William Leighton Leitch (1804-83) (artist)

  • annotation: (11.)/ The Prince Consort's Dressing Room/ North Side. [upper mount]
    annotation: [above work] Osborne, (North Front) [below work] J. LEITCH./ Oil on Canvas. 28 in x 13 in. [around photograph]
  • 4.1 x 8.9 cm (image, oval)

    28.0 x 34.4 cm (mount)

  • Acquired by Queen Victoria

  • Object type(s)
      • visual works
        • albums
          • photograph albums
    Subject(s)
    • Places
      • Europe
        • Great Britain
          • England
            • Isle of Wight [England]
              • Osborne Estate [Isle of Wight]
                • Osborne House
      • Physiography
        • Oceans
          • Sea
    • People
      • Children
    • Natural Sciences & Mathematics
      • Botany
        • Systematic botany
          • Trees & Shrubs