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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 | 23.8 x 29.3 cm (image) (image) | RCIN 2500639

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Photograph of a group of soldiers gathered in front of a wooden hut. Some are standing and others sitting, with three men reclining on the ground. All are wearing military uniform and several are carrying swords. One man to the centre left is holding a cap with '48' written on it and another man to the centre right is holding a small dog.
  • Creator(s)

    James Robertson (1813-88) (photographer)

    Subject(s)
    Army-GB-Infantry-48th (Northamptonshire) Regiment of Foot (1783-1881)
    Army-GB
  • 23.8 x 29.3 cm (image) (image)

    31.5 x 37.5 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)