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Prince Albert collected photographs of places significant to him

Aimé Civiale (1821-93)

La Vallée de Bérard 1859-68

Poitevin process | 26.4 x 36 cm (image) | RCIN 2370839

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Photograph of the Bérard valley with a wide stream flowing through it. Boulders of various sizes intersperse the water. A rocky mountain peak, partly covered by snow, dominates the end of the amphitheatre-like valley.

  • Creator(s)

    Aimé Civiale (1821-93) (artist)

  • 26.4 x 36 cm (image)

  • Acquired by Queen Victoria and Prince Albert

  • Object type(s)
      • visual works
        • albums
          • photograph albums
    Subject(s)
    • Places
      • Physiography
        • Mountains
          • The Alps (mountains)
        • Rivers
    • Natural Sciences & Mathematics
      • Earth sciences
        • Meteorology
          • Snow