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Albums compiled by Prince Albert, reflecting his beliefs surrounding photography

Alexander Johnston (1839-96)

View of Wick Bay, North Side, during Fishing c. 1864

Albumen print | 8.4 x 5.9 cm (image) | RCIN 2800849

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Photograph of Wick Bay, north side, possibly capturing the launch of a boat named Ketty.

  • Creator(s)

    Alexander Johnston (1839-96) (photographer)

    Previously attributed to Unknown Person (photographer)

  • 8.4 x 5.9 cm (image)

    17.1 x 13.0 cm (page dimensions)

  • From an album containing works collected and arranged by Prince Albert (before 1861) and by Queen Victoria. This is one of two photographs presented to Queen Victoria by the Earl of Caithness in April 1865.

  • Object type(s)
      • visual works
        • photographs
    Subject(s)
    • Places
      • Europe
        • Great Britain
          • Scotland
            • The Highlands [Scotland]
              • Caithness [Scotland]