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Prince Albert collected photographs of places significant to him

William Henry Fox Talbot (1800-77)

Highland Hut on the banks of Lach Katrine 1844

Salted paper print | 7.7 x 10.3 cm (image) | RCIN 2600341

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Photograph of a stone hut with thatched roof and wooden door, with large boulders on either side of the entrance. Behind the structure is a view of Loch Katrine. There are trees and cliffs in the distance
  • Creator(s)

    William Henry Fox Talbot (1800-77) (photographer)

  • 7.7 x 10.3 cm (image)

    30.6 x 23.8 cm (page dimensions)

  • Highland Hut on the banks of Lach Katrine [Sun Pictures in Scotland]

  • Acquired by Queen Victoria and Prince Albert.

    'Sun Pictures in Scotland' was available via subscription. In the list of subscribers, Queen Victoria is the first name listed.

  • Object type(s)
      • visual works
        • photographs
    Subject(s)
    • Places
      • Europe
        • Great Britain
          • Scotland
            • Stirlingshire [Scotland]
              • Loch Katrine
            • The Highlands [Scotland]
      • Physiography
        • Mountains
    • Arts, Recreation, Entertainment & Sport
      • Architecture
        • Domestic architecture
          • Huts
    • Geography
      • Systematic geography
        • Landscapes