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Prince Albert collected photographs of places significant to him

Aimé Civiale (1821-93)

Le Grand Cervin ou Matterhorn 4482m. 1859-68

Poitevin process | 26.2 x 35.2 cm (image) | RCIN 2370858

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Photograph of the pyramidal peak of Matterhorn taken from the Swiss side of the Alps.

  • Creator(s)

    Aimé Civiale (1821-93) (artist)

  • 26.2 x 35.2 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)
            • Matterhorn