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Landscape, Nature and Architecture

Technological improvements enabled Prince Albert to collect photographs of places that were significant to him


The "Street", Iona

c. 1860

Albumen print | 7.6 x 6.9 cm (image) | RCIN 2320181

Photograph of a coastline on the island of Iona in the Inner Hebrides of Scotland with a row of single storey dwellings in the background that recede towards a church in the right background. In the foreground, two men stand alongside a beached rowing boat lying on its side. In front of them, a wooden box lies on the ground.  
  • Creator(s)

    George Washington Wilson (1823-93) (photographer)

  • 7.6 x 6.9 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

  • Subject(s)
    • Places
      • Europe
        • Great Britain
          • Scotland
            • Argyll and Bute [Scotland]
              • Iona [Scotland]
    • Arts, Recreation, Entertainment & Sport
      • Architecture
        • Ecclesiastical & religious architecture
          • Christian church architecture
            • Churches
    • Science, Medicine and Technology
      • Engineering & Technology
        • Vessels (marine)
          • Boats
            • Rowing boats
        • Waterway engineering
          • Harbours