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Prince Albert collected photographs of places significant to him

Édouard Baldus (1813-89)

Ruines du Chateau de Boves 1855

Salted paper print | 32.4 x 44.3 cm (whole object) | RCIN 2584475

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Photograph of the remains of the castle of Boves, located on a hill. There are a number of small trees on a path leading up to the castle.

This photograph is part of an album of prints presented to Queen Victoria and Prince Albert as a memento of their state visit to France from 18-27 August 1855
  • Creator(s)

    Édouard Baldus (1813-89) (photographer)

  • 32.4 x 44.3 cm (whole object)

  • Presented to Queen Victoria and Prince Albert

  • Object type(s)
      • visual works
        • photographs
    Subject(s)
    • Places
      • Europe
        • France
          • Picardy [France]
            • Somme [France]
              • Boves [France]
    • Geography
      • Travels & exploration
        • Royal visits & tours
          • Royal visits & tours-France
            • Royal visits & tours-France 1855
    • Arts, Recreation, Entertainment & Sport
      • Architecture
        • Domestic architecture
          • Chateaux