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Prince Albert collected photographs of places significant to him

George Washington Wilson (1823-93)

Holyrood Palace, Edinburgh, from the Queen's Park c. 1859

Albumen print | 7.8 x 7.2 cm (image) | RCIN 2320230

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Photograph of the Palace of Holyroodhouse taken from Salisbury Crags in the Queen's or Holyrood Park, Edinburgh. Beyond the Palace is the Royal Terrace Gardens and Easter Road winding up towards the right of the centre. The silhouettes of large boulders occupy the foreground.
  • Creator(s)

    George Washington Wilson (1823-93) (photographer)

    Great Britain
  • 7.8 x 7.2 cm (image)

    17.2 x 13.0 cm (mount)

  • From an album of photographs collected and arranged by Albert, Prince Consort, between 1860 and 1861

  • Object type(s)
      • visual works
        • photographs
    • Places
      • Europe
        • Great Britain
          • Scotland
            • Lothian [Scotland]
              • Edinburgh [Scotland]
                • Palace of Holyroodhouse
                  • Holyrood Chapel [Palace of Holyroodhouse]