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Prince Albert collected photographs of places significant to him

Francis Bedford (1815-94)

'Roseneau [sic], The Obelisk' 1857

Albumen print | 24.4 x 18.1 cm (image) | RCIN 2117935

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Photograph showing the obelisk at Rosenau Palace. There is a man seated at the base of the obelisk, holding a gun.

Rosenau Palace was the birthplace and childhood home of Prince Albert.

  • Creator(s)

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    Francis Bedford (1815-94) (photographer)

  • 24.4 x 18.1 cm (image)

    38.4 x 31.5 cm (page dimensions)

  • Commissioned by Queen Victoria

  • Object type(s)
      • visual works
        • photographs
    Subject(s)
    • Places
      • Europe
        • Germany
          • Bavaria [Germany]
            • Coburg [Bavaria]
              • The Rosenau [Coburg]
                • Grounds of the Rosenau
    • People
      • Men
    • Science, Medicine and Technology
      • Engineering & Technology
        • Military engineering
          • Arms (weapons)
            • Firearms
              • Guns