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Prince Albert collected photographs of places significant to him

Aimé Civiale (1821-93)

Hameau des fontaines & redoute des Sallettes 1859-68

Poitevin process | 26.2 x 35.6 cm (image) | RCIN 2370830

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Photograph of a spa hamlet in Montgenèvre, French Alps. A rocky hill rises in the background, on top of which perches Salettes Fort.

  • Creator(s)

    Aimé Civiale (1821-93) (artist)

  • 26.2 x 35.6 cm (image)

  • Acquired by Queen Victoria and Prince Albert

  • Object type(s)
      • visual works
        • albums
          • photograph albums
    Subject(s)
    • Places
      • Europe
        • France
          • Montgenèvre [France]
      • Physiography
        • Mountains
          • The Alps (mountains)
    • Arts, Recreation, Entertainment & Sport
      • Architecture
        • Secular architecture
          • Baths