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Prince Albert collected photographs of places significant to him

Attributed to Wilson & Hay (active 1853-55)

View from Craig Gowan looking up the valley towards Braemar Sep 1854

Salted paper print | 22.3 x 28.8 cm (image) | RCIN 2140248

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Photograph of the view from Craig Gowan looking towards Braemar. In the foreground is a large expanse of ground covered in heather interspersed with rocks. The tops of trees can be seen over the hillside in the middle distance.
  • Creator(s)

    Attributed to Wilson & Hay (active 1853-55) (photographer)

    Subject(s)
    Great Britain
  • annotation: View from Craig Gowan, looking at the valley towards Braerman. Sept. 1854. [beneath work]
  • 22.3 x 28.8 cm (image)

    33.9 x 46.1 cm (page dimensions)

  • Windsor Castle Etc.

  • Acquired by Queen Victoria and Prince Albert

  • Object type(s)
      • visual works
        • photographs
    Subject(s)
    • Places
      • Europe
        • Great Britain
          • Scotland
            • Aberdeenshire [Scotland]
              • Balmoral Estate [Aberdeenshire]
                • Craig Gowan
              • Braemar [Aberdeenshire]
      • Physiography
        • Hills