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Prince Albert collected photographs of places significant to him

George Washington Wilson (1823-93)

The Brow of Ben Venue c. 1860

Albumen print | 7.9 x 7.3 cm (image) | RCIN 2320211

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Photograph of the summit of Ben Venue with a mountain stream flowing through a crevasse in the centre of the foreground.

Ben Venue is located in the Trossachs region of the Highlands and derives from the gaelic meaning 'miniature mountain'.
  • Creator(s)

    George Washington Wilson (1823-93) (photographer)

  • 7.9 x 7.3 cm (image)

    17.2 x 13.0 cm (mount)

  • From an album of photographs collected and arranged by Albert, Prince Consort between 1860 and 1861

  • Object type(s)
      • visual works
        • photographs
    Subject(s)
    • Places
      • Physiography
        • Mountains
          • Mountains of Great Britain
            • Mountains of Scotland
              • Ben Venue [Perthshire]
      • Europe
        • Great Britain
          • Scotland