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Prince Albert collected photographs of places significant to him

After John Thomas (1813-62)

St Hubert and the Stag 1860

Albumen print | 28.3 x 36.6 cm (page dimensions) | RCIN 2160098

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Photograph of a marble bas relief of Saint Hubert and the stag, shown in a forest setting. Saint Hubert kneels before the stag. There is a crucifix between the stag's antlers. A horse and two dogs feature on the right. The relief is shown on the west front of Balmoral Castle.
  • Creator(s)

    After John Thomas (1813-62) (sculptor)

    Subject(s)
    St. Hubert
  • 28.3 x 36.6 cm (page dimensions)

    12.5 x 22.4 cm (image)

  • Acquired by Queen Victoria and Prince Albert

  • Object type(s)
      • visual works
        • albums
          • photograph albums
        • photographs
      • printed & manuscript material
        • books
    Subject(s)
    • Places
      • Europe
        • Great Britain
          • Scotland
            • Aberdeenshire [Scotland]
              • Balmoral Castle [Aberdeenshire]
    • Natural Sciences & Mathematics
      • Zoology
        • Animals
          • Mammals
            • Deer
              • Red deer
                • Stags (male deer)
    • Science, Medicine and Technology
      • Agriculture and related techniques
        • Animal husbandry
          • Horses
          • Dogs