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Prince Albert collected photographs of places significant to him

William Henry Fox Talbot (1800-77)

Castle Doune 1844

Salted paper print | 8.5 x 10.7 cm (image) | RCIN 2600346

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Photograph of a view of Castle Doune. There is an open area in the foreground. Trees in the middle ground partially obscure the view of the castle ruins that feature in the background.
  • Creator(s)

    William Henry Fox Talbot (1800-77) (photographer)

  • 8.5 x 10.7 cm (image)

    30.6 x 23.8 cm (page dimensions)

  • Castle Doune - the same seen from the other side [Sun Pictures in Scotland]

  • Acquired by Queen Victoria and Prince Albert.

    'Sun Pictures in Scotland' was available via subscription. In the list of subscribers, Queen Victoria is the first name listed.

  • Object type(s)
      • visual works
        • photographs
    Subject(s)
    • Places
      • Europe
        • Great Britain
          • Scotland
            • Stirlingshire [Scotland]
              • Stirling [Scotland]
                • Doune Castle [Scotland]
      • Physiography
        • Hills
    • Natural Sciences & Mathematics
      • Botany
        • Systematic botany
          • Trees