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Prince Albert collected photographs of places significant to him

Thomas Pearce (active c. 1850s)

Stag shot by the Prince  3 - 3 Oct 1857

Salted paper print | 11.6 x 14.7 cm (image) | RCIN 2117006

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Photograph of a head of a stag shot by Prince Albert (1819-61) positioned on a wooden table, facing towards the left. The stag is posed in front of a stone wall.

  • Creator(s)

    Thomas Pearce (active c. 1850s) (photographer)

  • annotation: Stag shot by the Prince at Cairn Leichan [? Cairn Lochan?] -/ Oct: 3rd 1857. weighed 15 st 5 lbs. [beneath work]
  • 11.6 x 14.7 cm (image)

  • From the collection of Queen Victoria and Prince Albert

  • Object type(s)
      • visual works
        • photographs
    Subject(s)
    • Natural Sciences & Mathematics
      • Zoology
        • Animals
          • Mammals
            • Deer
              • Red deer
                • Stags (male deer)
    • Science, Medicine and Technology
      • Agriculture and related techniques
        • Animal husbandry
          • Field sports (hunting, shooting, stalking)
            • Hunting methods
              • Stalking