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Prince Albert used photography to document exhibitions and works of art

After Clarkson Stanfield (1793-1867)

'The "Victoria" & "Albert" & c. off St. Michael's Mount, Cornwall'; The Royal Yacht Passing St Michael's Mount c.1863-5

Albumen print | 5.7 x 8.6 cm (image) | RCIN 2373703

Photograph of the painting 'The Royal Yacht Passing St Michael's Mount' (RCIN 400042). The painting depicts St. Michael's Mount in the background. The royal yacht, 'Victoria and Albert' can be seen on the right of the painting.

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 south side.

  • Creator(s)

    After Clarkson Stanfield (1793-1867) (artist)

  • annotation: (9.)/ The Prince Consort's Dressing Room/ South Side [upper mount]
    annotation: [above work] The "Victoria" & "Albert" & c./ off St. Michael's Mount, Cornwall/ [below work] STANFIELD. SEPT: 1844/ Oil on Panel. 18 in x 12 in. [around photograph]
  • 5.7 x 8.6 cm (image)

    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
            • Cornwall [England]
              • St Michael's Mount [Cornwall]
      • Islands