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Prince Albert collected photographs of places significant to him

Aimé Civiale (1821-93)

Entrée de la via Mala près de Thusis 1859-68

Poitevin process | 26.6 x 34.9 cm (image) | RCIN 2370874

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Photograph of the Hinterrhein River running through the steep gorge of Via Mala. The right cliff is rugged and populated by sparse shrubbery, while tall fir trees dominate the left side of the gorge.

  • Creator(s)

    Aimé Civiale (1821-93) (artist)

  • 26.6 x 34.9 cm (image)

  • Acquired by Queen Victoria and Prince Albert

  • Object type(s)
      • visual works
        • albums
          • photograph albums
    • Places
      • Europe
        • Switzerland
          • Via Mala [Switzerland]
      • Physiography
        • Gorges