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Prince Albert collected photographs of places significant to him

Thomas Pearce (active c. 1850s)

The Old Gardener Simpson at Corbie Ha (Abergeldie) and his wife Oct 1857

Salted paper print | 28.3 x 36.6 cm (page dimensions) | RCIN 2160051

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Photograph of a full length double portrait of Mr and Mrs Simpson seated on a wooden bench, facing towards the camera. Mrs Simpson is dressed in a bonnet, check shawl, shirt and patterned skirt and Mr Simpson wears a cap, jacket, shirt and trousers. The bench is located in the middle of a path. The path is surrounded by a hedge and plants. 
  • Creator(s)

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

    Great Britain
  • 28.3 x 36.6 cm (page dimensions)

    10.0 x 13.2 cm (image)

  • Acquired by Queen Victoria and Prince Albert

  • Object type(s)
      • visual works
        • albums
          • photograph albums
        • photographs
      • printed & manuscript material
        • books
    • Places
      • Europe
        • Great Britain
          • Scotland
            • Aberdeenshire [Scotland]
              • Abergeldie [Aberdeenshire]
                • Corbie Hall [Abergeldie]
              • Balmoral Estate [Aberdeenshire]