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Victoria commissioned works that memorialised her beloved husband

Jane and Margaret Davison (active 1870)

A tablet of Solomon-Wisdom and Science: Albert Memorial Chapel, Windsor 1874

Carbon print | 16.7 x 22.0 cm (image) | RCIN 2101256

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Photograph of a tablet depicting Solomon seated in left side profile receiving gifts from the Kings of the earth. The tablet is located in the Albert Memorial Chapel.

The photograph is accompanied by a caption: 'SOLOMON- WISDOM AND SCIENE. SOLOMON receives gifts from the kings of the earth. "And they brought every man his present, vessels of silver and vessels of gold, and raiment, and harness, and spices, horses and mules."'
  • Creator(s)

    Jane and Margaret Davison (active 1870) (photographer)

    Henri Joseph François, Baron de Triqueti (1804-74)
    Solomon (OT)
  • 16.7 x 22.0 cm (image)

  • Solomon-Wisdom and Science. Tablet. [The Triqueti Marbles in the Albert Memorial Chapel, Windsor]

  • Acquired by Queen Victoria by 1876

  • Object type(s)
      • visual works
        • albums
          • photograph albums
        • photographs
    • Places
      • Europe
        • Great Britain
          • England
            • Berkshire [England]
              • Windsor [Berkshire]
                • Windsor Castle
                  • Lower Ward [Windsor Castle]
                    • Albert Memorial Chapel [Windsor Castle]