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Victoria and Albert collected works documenting political and military events

James Robertson (1813-88)

Group outside a hut 1855-1856

Salted paper print | 20.5 x 27.8 cm (image) (image) | RCIN 2500646

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Photograph of a group of soldiers gathered in front of a small stone building. The men are arranged in a semi-circle, some standing and some sitting. Four men recline on the ground in front of them. All are wearing military uniform and most are carrying swords. There is an unoccupied wooden stool to the left.
  • Creator(s)

    James Robertson (1813-88) (photographer)

    Subject(s)
    Army-GB
    Army-GB-Infantry-48th (Northamptonshire) Regiment of Foot (1783-1881)
  • 20.5 x 27.8 cm (image) (image)

    31.4 x 37.7 cm (mount)

  • Group outside hut [taken from contents list]. [Crimean War photographs by Robertson].

  • From the collection of Queen Victoria

  • Object type(s)
      • visual works
        • photographs
    Subject(s)
    • Places
      • Europe
        • Ukraine
          • Crimea
    • Social sciences
      • Military affairs
        • Wars, Campaigns & Battles
          • Wars
            • Wars of the nineteenth century
              • Crimean War (1853-1856)
                • Crimean campaign (Crimean War)
                  • Siege of Sevastopol, 1854-55 (Crimean War)