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Prince Albert collected photographs of places significant to him

Don Juan, Comte de Montizón (1822–87)

European heron, London Zoo 1852

Salted paper print | 8.4 x 8.1 cm (image) | RCIN 2905529

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Photograph of a European heron at London Zoo. The heron stands at the centre of the photograph, facing left. The walls and entrance to the sheltered enclosure is visible in the background.

Photograph is from a set of 43 photographs (2905515-2905557) of animals at London Zoo
  • Creator(s)

    Don Juan, Comte de Montizón (1822–87) (photographer)

    London Zoo
  • 8.4 x 8.1 cm (image)

  • Acquired by Queen Victoria and Prince Albert

  • Object type(s)
      • visual works
        • photographs
    • Natural Sciences & Mathematics
      • Zoology
        • Animals
          • Birds