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Prince Albert collected photographs of places significant to him

Charles Clifford (1819-62)

View of Cathedral from Alcazar, Seville c.1859

Albumen print | 31.5 x 38.5 cm (image) | RCIN 2700147

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Photograph of a view of Seville Cathedral taken from Alcázar Palace. The cathedral bell tower, or Giralda, is located in the background, on the right.  The great rose window which is situated the over Cathedral's Door of the Prince appears on the left side of the photograph. The rooftops of domestic buildings occupy the middle distance. In the foreground, on the left, are a series of archways that form part of the Alcázar.

  • Creator(s)

    Charles Clifford (1819-62) (photographer)

  • 31.5 x 38.5 cm (image)

    41.0 x 54.0 cm (page dimensions)

  • Photographic Souvenir of Spain Vol. II, 1861

  • Acquired by Queen Victoria and Prince Albert

  • Object type(s)
      • visual works
        • photographs
    Subject(s)
    • Places
      • Europe
        • Spain
          • Andalucia [Spain]
            • Seville [Spain]
              • Seville Cathedral [Seville]
                • Giralda [Seville Cathedral]
              • Alcázar of Seville [Seville]