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Prince Albert collected photographs of places significant to him

Roger Fenton (1819-69)

Balmoral Castle, South front 1 - 1 Sep 1856

Salted paper print | 26.6 x 35.8 cm (image) | RCIN 2160037

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Photograph of the south front of the newly completed Balmoral Castle. The ground immediately in front of the Castle shows evidence of building work with bear earth and stone. View shows Porte Cochère on far left with the clock tower on the right.
  • Creator(s)

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    Roger Fenton (1819-69) (photographer)

  • 26.6 x 35.8 cm (image)

    28.3 x 36.6 cm (page dimensions)

  • Balmoral Castle - Front View [Balmoral 1856-1861]

  • Acquired by Queen Victoria and Prince Albert

  • Object type(s)
      • visual works
        • photographs
    Subject(s)
    • Places
      • Europe
        • Great Britain
          • Scotland
            • Aberdeenshire [Scotland]
              • Balmoral Castle [Aberdeenshire]