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Prince Albert collected photographs of places significant to him

Dolamore & Bullock (active 1850s)

Ruins of Covent Garden Theatre, London c.1858

Albumen print mounted on card | 24.7 x 20.2 cm (image) | RCIN 2935061

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Photograph of a view of the ruined interior of Covent Garden Theatre following its destruction by fire in 1858. On the right side of the photograph are Corinthian columns supporting a staircase. There are broken metal pillars scattered in foreground.
  • Creator(s)

    Dolamore & Bullock (active 1850s) (photographer)

  • 24.7 x 20.2 cm (image)

    46.1 x 33.0 cm (mount)

  • Acquired by Prince Albert and Queen Victoria

  • Object type(s)
      • visual works
        • photographs
    • Places
      • Europe
        • Great Britain
          • England
            • Greater London [England]
              • London [Greater London]
                • City of Westminster
                  • Covent Garden [London]
                    • Royal Opera House [Covent Garden]