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Prince Albert collected photographs of places significant to him

Dr Ernst Becker (1826-88)

Stag shot by the Prince Sep 1850

Coated salted paper print | 12.5 x 17.5 cm (image) | RCIN 2116981

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Photograph of a stag shot by Prince Albert (1819-61) in September 1850. The stag is laid out on its side, facing towards the right.

  • Creator(s)

    Dr Ernst Becker (1826-88) (photographer)

  • annotation: Calotype by Dr Becker [break] Stag shot by the Prince/ Sept: 1852. [beneath work]
  • 12.5 x 17.5 cm (image)

  • From the collection of Prince Albert and Queen Victoria

  • 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
    • Places
      • Europe
        • Great Britain
          • Scotland
            • Aberdeenshire [Scotland]
              • Balmoral Estate [Aberdeenshire]