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Albums compiled by Prince Albert, reflecting his beliefs surrounding photography

After Robert MacPherson (1811-72)

'The Apollo Belvedere in the Vatican' 1892 copy after an original of 1853

Carbon print | 22.9 x 16.3 cm (image) | RCIN 2905930

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Photograph of a marble statue of the Greek god Apollo, standing, facing the viewer, his head turned to the right. The sculpture depicts Apollo after he has released an arrow from a bow. He wears a robe that is thrown over his left arm.

The 1892 carbon copy print is adhered over the top of the original albumen print.
  • Creator(s)

    After Robert MacPherson (1811-72) (photographer)

    Gustav William Henry Mullins (1854-1921) (photographer)

  • 22.9 x 16.3 cm (image)

  • Collected and arranged by Prince Albert

  • Object type(s)
      • visual works
        • photographs
    • Religion & Theology
      • Religions and faiths
        • Religions of antiquity
          • Classical mythology
            • Apollo Belvedere
    • Language, Linguistics and Literature
      • Linguistics & languages
        • Languages
          • Indo-European languages
            • Greek (Hellenic) language
              • Classical Greek language