Mobile menu
Welcome back to the royal residences. Find out more about our measures to keep you safe.

Prince Albert collected photographs of places significant to him

George Washington Wilson (1823-93)

Balmoral; 1856-1861 1856-61

Red leather bound album | 30.0 x 39.0 x 4.2 cm (album) | RCIN 2160036

Your share link is...

  Close

Dark red leather bound album containing a mixture of photographs (RCINs 2160037-2160483) and watercolours (RCINs 916898-916906) of views of Balmoral. The title of the album, "BALMORAL", is shown in gold tooling on the front cover and is surrounded by a tooled border on the outside edge of the album. The album's spine has five protrusions equally spaced with tooled gold lines as decoration.
  • Creator(s)

    George Washington Wilson (1823-93) (photographer)

    View person page

    Roger Fenton (1819-69) (photographer)

  • 30.0 x 39.0 x 4.2 cm (album)

  • Acquired by Queen Victoria and Prince Albert

  • Object type(s)
      • visual works
        • albums
          • photograph albums
        • photographs
      • printed & manuscript material
        • books
    Subject(s)
    • Places
      • Europe
        • Great Britain
          • Scotland
            • Aberdeenshire [Scotland]
              • Balmoral Castle [Aberdeenshire]
              • Balmoral Estate [Aberdeenshire]
    • Geography
      • Systematic geography
        • Landscapes

After James Roberts (c. 1800-67)

Queen's Sitting Room at Balmoral Castle

After James Roberts (c. 1800-67)

Library and Private room at Balmoral Castle

F Colebrooke Stockdale (active 1851-90)

Balmoral Castle from the north side of the River Dee

Eleanor Julian Stanley (1821-1903)

View on the Muick in Glen Muick

Eleanor Julian Stanley (1821-1903)

View from Invercauld House

Egron Sellif Lundgren (1815-75)

Alt-na-giubhsaich

Roger Fenton (1819-69)

Balmoral Castle, South front

Roger Fenton (1819-69)

Balmoral Castle, West side

Roger Fenton (1819-69)

Lochnagar from Craig Gowan

George Washington Wilson (1823-93)

Bridge over the Falls of Garbhalt

George Washington Wilson (1823-93)

Castleton of Braemar

George Washington Wilson (1823-93)

A View of the Valley near Castleton of Braemar

George Washington Wilson (1823-93)

View of Balmoral from the North

George Washington Wilson (1823-93)

Castleton Of Braemar

George Washington Wilson (1823-93)

A view near Castleton of Braemar

George Washington Wilson (1823-93)

The Castle of Braemar

Thomas Pearce (active c. 1850s)

Victoria Alice and Mary Symons

Thomas Pearce (active c. 1850s)

Abergeldie Castle

Thomas Pearce (active c. 1850s)

Old Widow Grant

Thomas Pearce (active c. 1850s)

The Queen's and Prince's Ponies

Thomas Pearce (active c. 1850s)

Castle of Braemar, looking up to Invercauld

Thomas Pearce (active c. 1850s)

Balmoral Castle in the snow

Thomas Pearce (active c. 1850s)

A Distant view of the Castleton of Braemar

Thomas Pearce (active c. 1850s)

Balmoral Castle

Thomas Pearce (active c. 1850s)

Front View of Balmoral Castle

Thomas Pearce (active c. 1850s)

West Side, Balmoral Castle

Thomas Pearce (active c. 1850s)

Front View, Balmoral Castle

Thomas Pearce (active c. 1850s)

Monk

Thomas Pearce (active c. 1850s)

Monk

Thomas Pearce (active c. 1850s)

Balmoral Castle

Thomas Pearce (active c. 1850s)

Group of ghillies

Thomas Pearce (active c. 1850s)

Front View, Balmoral Castle

Thomas Pearce (active c. 1850s)

Balmoral Castle

Thomas Pearce (active c. 1850s)

Front View, Balmoral Castle

Thomas Pearce (active c. 1850s)

Balmoral Castle from the approach

Thomas Pearce (active c. 1850s)

Royal Group at Balmoral

Thomas Pearce (active c. 1850s)

Johnnie Grant and Waldmann

Thomas Pearce (active c. 1850s)

Johnnie Grant and Waldmann

Thomas Pearce (active c. 1850s)

Keepers to the Prince

Thomas Pearce (active c. 1850s)

Group of ghillies ready for hunting

Thomas Pearce (active c. 1850s)

John Bowman, aged 86

Thomas Pearce (active c. 1850s)

Johnnie Grant, Solomon and Waldmann

Unknown Person

Group of ghillies

Attributed to Thomas Pearce (active c. 1850s)

Annie Ratrey

Unknown Person

Margaret Monroe

Thomas Pearce (active c. 1850s)

Balmoral Castle

Unknown Person

Jane Keir

Unknown Person

Marguerite Stewart

Unknown Person

Jane Keir

Dudley Charles Fitzgerald, 24th Baron de Ros (1827-1907)

Group portrait at Balmoral

Dudley Charles Fitzgerald, 24th Baron de Ros (1827-1907)

Group portrait at Balmoral

Thomas Pearce (active c. 1850s)

J. Mackenzie, Keeper [at Balmoral]

George Washington Wilson (1823-93)

John Brown (1827-83)

Thomas Pearce (active c. 1850s)

Frank Farquarson

Thomas Pearce (active c. 1850s)

Peter Farquarson (d.1874), Keeper

After John Thomas (1813-62)

The Royal Arms of Scotland

After John Thomas (1813-62)

St Hubert and the Stag

After John Thomas (1813-62)

Prince Consort's Arms

After John Thomas (1813-62)

St. George and the Dragon

After John Thomas (1813-62)

St Andrew

Dudley Charles Fitzgerald, 24th Baron de Ros (1827-1907)

Balmoral Castle

Unknown Person

Balmoral Castle

George Washington Wilson (1823-93)

Grant Family Portrait

Unknown Person

Julia Mackenzie

Attributed to? George Washington Wilson (1823-93)

Mary Mackenzie

George Washington Wilson (1823-93)

Mrs Grant with Andrew and Victoria

Unknown Person

W. Morgan