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Prince Albert collected photographs of places significant to him

Aimé Civiale (1821-93)

Source de la Dranse dans le glacier de Durand 1859-68

Poitevin process | 26 x 35.2 cm (image) | RCIN 2370850

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Photograph of the terminus of the Durand Glacier discharging meltwater to the Dranse River, which flows down a rocky gorge.

  • Creator(s)

    Aimé Civiale (1821-93) (artist)

  • 26 x 35.2 cm (image)

  • Acquired by Queen Victoria and Prince Albert

  • Object type(s)
      • visual works
        • albums
          • photograph albums
    Subject(s)
    • Places
      • Physiography
        • Rivers
          • Rivers of western Europe
            • Var, River [France]
              • Rhône, River [France]
                • Durance, River [France]
    • Natural Sciences & Mathematics
      • Earth sciences
        • Geology
          • Glaciers