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Prince Albert collected photographs of places significant to him

Thomas Pearce (active c. 1850s)

Group of ghillies Oct 1858

Albumen print | 28.3 x 36.6 cm (page dimensions) | RCIN 2160064

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Photograph of a full length portrait of four ghillies, featuring, from left to right, D. Stewart (keeper), C. Duncan, T. Grant (Head Keeper) and P. Farquharson (Keeper). The ghillies stand in a clearing surrounded by trees. A dog sits on the ground beside the ghillies, on the left.
  • Creator(s)

    Thomas Pearce (active c. 1850s) (photographer)

    Thomas Pearce (active c. 1850s) (photographer)

    Subject(s)
    Donald Stewart (1827-1909)
    Charles Duncan (1826-1904)
    Peter Farquarson (d. 1874)
    I Grant
  • 28.3 x 36.6 cm (page dimensions)

    10.2 x 12.8 cm (image)

  • Acquired by Queen Victoria and Prince Albert

  • Object type(s)
      • visual works
        • albums
          • photograph albums
        • photographs
      • printed & manuscript material
        • books
    Subject(s)
    • Science, Medicine and Technology
      • Agriculture and related techniques
        • Animal husbandry
          • Field sports (hunting, shooting, stalking)
          • Dogs
            • Working dogs