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Prince Albert collected photographs of places significant to him

Édouard Baldus (1813-89)

Amiens (Vue Générale) 1855

Salted paper print | 31.2 x 44.3 cm (whole object) | RCIN 2584478

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Photograph of a bird eye's view of the town and cathedral of Amiens, which is partially covered in scaffolding. There are shops in the foreground

This photograph is part of an album of prints presented to Queen Victoria and Prince Albert as a memento of their state visit to France from 18-27 August 1855
  • Creator(s)

    Édouard Baldus (1813-89) (photographer)

  • 31.2 x 44.3 cm (whole object)

  • Presented to Queen Victoria and Prince Albert

  • Object type(s)
      • visual works
        • photographs
    Subject(s)
    • Places
      • Europe
        • France
          • Picardy [France]
            • Somme [France]
              • Amiens [Somme]
                • Amiens Cathedral [France]
    • Geography
      • Travels & exploration
        • Royal visits & tours
          • Royal visits & tours-France
            • Royal visits & tours-France 1855
    • Arts, Recreation, Entertainment & Sport
      • Architecture
        • Ecclesiastical & religious architecture
          • Cathedrals