Mobile menu

Prince Albert collected photographs of places significant to him

After Édouard Baldus (1813-89)

Boulogne (Vue du Port) 1890 copy after original 1855 photograph

Carbon print made from a salted paper print original | 29 x 40 cm (whole object) | RCIN 2584505

Your share link is...


Photograph of Boulogne port at low tide. There are a number of large ships located on the far left side of the photograph, and a small number of boats in the foreground and in the centre of the photograph. There is a row of buildings on the far right side of the photograph. 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)

    After Édouard Baldus (1813-89) (photographer)

    Gustav William Henry Mullins (1854-1921) (photographer)

  • 29 x 40 cm (whole object)

  • Presented to Queen Victoria and Prince Albert

  • Object type(s)
      • visual works
        • photographs
    • Places
      • Europe
        • France
          • Boulogne-sur-Mer [Pas-de-Calais]
    • Geography
      • Travels & exploration
        • Royal visits & tours
          • Royal visits & tours-France
            • Royal visits & tours-France 1855
    • Science, Medicine and Technology
      • Engineering & Technology
        • Waterway engineering
          • Ports
        • Vessels (marine)
          • Boats
            • Yachts
          • Ships