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Royal Collection Trust/© Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II 2014

The Great Exhibition, 1851: Model House for Families designed by HRH Prince Albert

Overview

Creator: Claude-Marie Ferrier (1811-89) (photographer)
Creation Date: 
1851
Materials: 
Salted paper print
Dimensions: 
15.6 x 21.8 cm
RCIN 
2800029
Acquirer: Queen Victoria, Queen of the United Kingdom (1819-1901), when Queen of the United Kingdom (1837-1901)
Provenance: 
Presented to Queen Victoria
Description:

Photograph of exterior view of a two storey brick house with the balcony inscribed `Model Houses for Families. Erected by HRH Prince Albert' with two men standing at the house entrance.
Henry Roberts’ book 'The Model Houses for Families, built in connexion with the Great Exhibition of 1851, by command of .... Prince Albert' describes the elements of the design of the Model Houses in detail.

Further details

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Photographs