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Victoria commissioned works that memorialised her beloved husband

Jane and Margaret Davison (active 1870)

Tablet with border of David: Albert Memorial Chapel, Windsor 1874

Carbon print | 17.4 x 20.4 cm (image) | RCIN 2101251

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Photograph of a tablet of David showing the central theme of David writing his psalms as he is regaled by a choir of Angels. The tablet has an ornamental border. The tablet features in the Albert Memorial Chapel.

The photograph is accompanied by a caption: 'DAVID. THE tablet of David is here given with its surrounding border, in order to shew the manner which the bas-reliefs are employed. These border, though exquisitely beautiful in design and colour, are unfitted for reproduction by photography, and have therefore been omitted, except in this one instance.'
  • Creator(s)

    Jane and Margaret Davison (active 1870) (photographer)

    Henri Joseph Fran├žois, Baron de Triqueti (1804-74)
    David (OT)
  • 17.4 x 20.4 cm (image)

  • David. Tablet with border. [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]