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Prince Albert collected photographs of places significant to him

Charles Clifford (1819-62)

Court of Infantas, Zaragoza 1860

Albumen print | 32.5 x 42.0 cm (image) | RCIN 2700153

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Photograph of the upper section of the Court of the Infanta inside the Zaporta Palace that dates to the middle of the 16th century in the city of Zaragoza. Decorative arcading, some interspersed with windows with a frieze beneath featuring medallions of Roman soldiers and Classical reliefs. On the right, a curtain or blind hangs from an open window, partially obscuring the head of one of the reliefs.  
  • Creator(s)

    Charles Clifford (1819-62) (photographer)

  • 32.5 x 42.0 cm (image)

    41.0 x 54.0 cm (page dimensions)

  • Photographic Souvenir of Spain Vol II, 1861 Charles Clifford

  • Acquired by Queen Victoria and Prince Albert

  • Object type(s)
      • visual works
        • photographs
    • Places
      • Europe
        • Spain
          • Aragon [Spain]
            • Zaragoza [Aragon]
              • Zaporta Palace [Zaragoza]
    • Arts, Recreation, Entertainment & Sport
      • Architecture
        • Secular architecture
          • Courtyards
      • Plastic arts
        • Sculpture
          • Reliefs