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Prince Albert collected photographs of places significant to him

George Washington Wilson (1823-93)

Alt-na-guisach. The Queen's Lodge on Loch Muick. c. 1860

Albumen print | 8.0 x 7.3 cm (image) | RCIN 2320214

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Photograph of two cottages standing side by side with gardens in the foreground.

Originally comprising a single cottage with a sod covered roof constructed for deer watcher, and described by Queen Victoria as 'The Hut', Alltnaguibhsaich grew to include a second building standing on the left that was constructed in 1849. This photograph was included in George Wilson Washington's book Photographs of English and Scottish Scenery, published in 1866.  
  • Creator(s)

    George Washington Wilson (1823-93) (photographer)

  • 8.0 x 7.3 cm (image)

    17.2 x 13.0 cm (mount)

  • From an album of photographs collected and arranged by Albert, Prince Consort between 1860 and 1861

  • Object type(s)
      • visual works
        • photographs
    Subject(s)
    • Places
      • Europe
        • Great Britain
          • Scotland
            • Aberdeenshire [Scotland]
              • Loch Muick [Scotland]
    • Arts, Recreation, Entertainment & Sport
      • Architecture
        • Domestic architecture
          • Cottages