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Roger Fenton (1819-69)

Lochnagar from Craig Gowan 1856

Salted paper print | 23.4 x 28.0 cm (image) | RCIN 2160039

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Photograph of Lochnagar, shrouded in clouds. View taken from from Craig Gowan.

Fenton's landscape photographs of Deeside were exhibited at the Photographic Society of Scotland's show in Edinburgh in December 1856 and were described by the Aberdeen Journal as an 'admirable series.'
  • Creator(s)

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    Roger Fenton (1819-69) (photographer)

  • 23.4 x 28.0 cm (image)

    28.3 x 36.9 cm (page dimensions)

  • Lochnagar from Craig Gowan - 1856 [Album: Balmoral 1856-1861]

  • Acquired by Queen Victoria and Prince Albert

  • Object type(s)
      • visual works
        • photographs
    Subject(s)
    • Places
      • Europe
        • Great Britain
          • Scotland
            • Aberdeenshire [Scotland]
              • Balmoral Castle [Aberdeenshire]
              • Balmoral Estate [Aberdeenshire]
                • Craig Gowan House [Balmoral Estates]
            • Lochnagar [Scotland]
    • Geography
      • Systematic geography
        • Landscapes