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Prince Albert collected photographs of places significant to him

Attributed to Frederick Holland Mares

'Muckross Abbey, Killarney' c.1860

Albumen print | 7.4 x 7.0 cm (image) | RCIN 2320101

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Photograph of a view of the remains of the rectory and kitchen at Muckross Abbey, Killarney. The photograph is taken from the south-west. The damaged structure is covered with ivy to the extent the building is largely obscured. There are a small number of gravestones near the building. The foreground is dominated by ferns.

  • Creator(s)

    Attributed to Frederick Holland Mares (photographer)

    Attributed to James Simonton (photographer)

  • 7.4 x 7.0 cm (image)

    17.2 x 13.0 cm (mount)

  • From an album compiled by Prince Albert

  • Object type(s)
      • visual works
        • photographs
    • Places
      • Europe
        • Ireland
          • County Kerry [Ireland]
            • Killarney [County Kerry]
              • Muckross Abbey [Killarney]
    • Arts, Recreation, Entertainment & Sport
      • Architecture
        • Ecclesiastical & religious architecture
          • Abbeys
          • Christian church architecture
            • Churches
    • Science, Medicine and Technology
      • Home economics
        • The Home
          • Kitchens