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Don Juan, Comte de Montizón (1822–87)

Giraffe (Nubian or Kordofan), London Zoo 1852

Salted paper print | 8.6 x 9.8 cm (image) | RCIN 2905520

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Photograph of a Nubian or Kordofan giraffe at London Zoo. The giraffe is seated on the ground facing left. The bars of the giraffe's enclose can be see 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
  • 8.6 x 9.8 cm (image)

  • Acquired by Queen Victoria and Prince Albert 

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