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Prince Albert collected photographs of places significant to him

George Washington Wilson (1823-93)

Peak of Ben A'an, Trosachs [sic] c. 1860

Albumen print | 7.6 x 7.0 cm (image) | RCIN 2320171

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Photograph of a view of a peak in the far distance as glimpsed through a 'U' shape in the wooded hills in the foreground. In the foreground in a clearing and on a stone slab is seated a man wearing a bowler hat in left side profile.  

Ben A'an is a mountain within the Trossachs area of Scotland. Its name derives from the Scottish Gaelic meaning 'small pointed peak'.
  • Creator(s)

    George Washington Wilson (1823-93) (photographer)

  • 7.6 x 7.0 cm (image)

    17.2 x 13.0 cm (mount)

  • From an album of photographs collected and arranged by Albert, Prince Consort, between 1860 and 1861

  • Object type(s)
      • visual works
        • photographs
    • Places
      • Europe
        • Great Britain
          • Scotland
            • Perthshire [Scotland]
              • Ben A'an [Perthshire]
            • Stirlingshire [Scotland]
              • Stirling [Scotland]
                • Trossachs [Scotland]
      • Physiography
        • Mountains