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Prince Albert collected photographs of places significant to him

Thomas Pearce (active c. 1850s)

Peter Farquarson (d.1874), Keeper 1860

Albumen print | 28.3 x 36.6 cm (page dimensions) | RCIN 2160095

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Photograph of a full length portrait of Peter Farquarson (d.1874), Keeper, seated on a wooden chair, facing three-quarters to the left. He looks ahead, away from the camera. He wears a cap, jacket, waistcoat, kilt and sporran. He poses in front of a stone wall. A walking stick leans against the wall, on the left side of the photograph. Photograph taken at Balmoral.
  • Creator(s)

    Thomas Pearce (active c. 1850s) (photographer)

    Previously attributed to Unknown Person (photographer)

    Peter Farquarson (d. 1874)
  • 28.3 x 36.6 cm (page dimensions)

    20.0 x 15.4 cm (image)

  • Acquired by Queen Victoria and Prince Albert

  • Object type(s)
      • visual works
        • albums
          • photograph albums
        • photographs
      • printed & manuscript material
        • books
    • Places
      • Europe
        • Great Britain
          • Scotland
            • Aberdeenshire [Scotland]
              • Balmoral Estate [Aberdeenshire]