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Prince Albert collected photographs of places significant to him

Don Juan, Comte de Montizón (1822–87)

White-tailed sea eagle, London Zoo c. 1852

Salted paper print | 14.5 x 11.2 cm (image) | RCIN 2905551

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Photograph of a white-tailed sea eagle at London Zoo. The eagle is perched on a branch with its talons visible. The eagle faces towards the camera and turns its head right. The brickwork of the Eagles' Aviary at London Zoo is visible in background. 

Photograph is from a set of 43 photographs (2905515-2905557) of animals at London Zoo
  • Creator(s)

    Don Juan, Comte de Montizón (1822–87) (photographer)

    London Zoo
  • 14.5 x 11.2 cm (image)

  • Acquired by Queen Victoria and Prince Albert

  • Object type(s)
      • visual works
        • photographs
    • Natural Sciences & Mathematics
      • Zoology
        • Animals
          • Birds
            • Birds of prey
              • Eagles
                • Sea Eagles
    • Places
      • Europe
        • Great Britain
          • England
            • Greater London [England]
              • London [Greater London]
                • Regent's Park [London]
                  • London Zoo [The Regent's Park]
                    • Aviary [London Zoo]