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Prince Albert collected photographs of places significant to him

Aimé Civiale (1821-93)

Le passage de la Buffalora & le Pic Daint 2975m. 1859-68

Poitevin process | 26.3 x 35.8 cm (image) | RCIN 2370882

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Photograph of the Buffalora Pass in the Lepontine Alps. The partly-fenced road passes in front of a few neighbouring buildings, including a church, and extends away from the viewer in a slightly winding line within the wooded ravine.

  • Creator(s)

    Aimé Civiale (1821-93) (artist)

  • 26.3 x 35.8 cm (image)

  • Acquired by Queen Victoria and Prince Albert

  • Object type(s)
      • visual works
        • albums
          • photograph albums
    • Places
      • Europe
        • Italy
          • Buffalora [Italy]
      • Physiography
        • Mountains
          • The Alps (mountains)