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Prince Albert collected photographs of places significant to him

Charles Clifford (1819-62)

Photographic Souvenir of Spain Vol I: The Fountain of the Tritons, Madrid c. 1861

Albumen print | 42.0 x 31.0 cm (image) | RCIN 2700029

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Photograph of a three tiered circular fountain tapering upwards. The three layers are supported by figures draped in Classical robes, columns and nymphs. The fountain was located in Island Garden, Aranjuez, Madrid.

  • Creator(s)

    Charles Clifford (1819-62) (photographer)

  • 42.0 x 31.0 cm (image)

    41.0 x 54.0 cm (page dimensions)

  • Fountain of the Tritons, Madrid

  • Acquired by Queen Victoria and Prince Albert

  • Object type(s)
      • visual works
        • photographs
        • albums
          • photograph albums
    Subject(s)
    • Places
      • Europe
        • Spain
          • Madrid [Spain]
            • Prado [Madrid]
    • Arts, Recreation, Entertainment & Sport
      • Architecture
        • Secular architecture
          • Fountains