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Prince Albert collected photographs of places significant to him

After Édouard Baldus (1813-89)

Chateau de Boran 1890 copy after 1855 original

Carbon print made from a salted paper print original | 28.9 x 42.5 cm (whole object) | RCIN 2584470

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Photograph of Chateau de Boran at Boran sur Oise, near Paris, seen from the garden front. The building has ten bays, four stories (including in the steep roof), twin turret towers and two bays with large windows on either side. There are building materials, like wood planks, on the lawn in front of the building. 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)

  • 28.9 x 42.5 cm (whole object)

  • Presented to Queen Victoria and Prince Albert

  • Object type(s)
      • visual works
        • photographs
    • Geography
      • Travels & exploration
        • Royal visits & tours
          • Royal visits & tours-France
            • Royal visits & tours-France 1855
    • Arts, Recreation, Entertainment & Sport
      • Architecture
        • Domestic architecture
          • Chateaux
    • Places
      • Europe
        • France
          • Picardy [France]
            • Boran sur Oise [France]
              • Chateau de Boran [Boran sur Oise]