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Albums compiled by Prince Albert, reflecting his beliefs surrounding photography

Francis Bedford (1815-94)

'Silver Vase by Vechte' 1853

Albumen print | 19.0 x 11.7 cm (image) | RCIN 2906034

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Photograph of a vase by Antoine Vechte (1800-68) with carvings of male nudes on the sides, handles, top and bottom.

An invoice dated 14 July 1854 for 11 photographs totalling £1 13s was submitted to Dr Ernst Becker and payment was received by Bedford on 12 October 1854 (Royal Archives PPTO/PP/QV/PP2/4840).

Photograph is signed in the negative, 'F. Bedford Phot.'

  • Creator(s)

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    Francis Bedford (1815-94) (photographer)

    Subject(s)
    Antoine Vechte (1800-68)
  • 19.0 x 11.7 cm (image)

  • From an album of photographs collected and arranged by Prince Albert

  • Object type(s)
      • visual works
        • photographs
    Subject(s)
    • Science, Medicine and Technology
      • Engineering & Technology
        • Packaging
          • Containers
            • Vessels (containers)
              • Vases