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Canterbury Cathedral

  • Object:


  • Place of origin:

    Canterbury (photographed)

  • Date:

    ca. 1865 (photographed)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Francis Frith & Co. (photographers)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Albumen print

  • Museum number:


  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level F, case X, shelf 32, box D

Physical description

Image of a large Cathedral and grounds. Mounted onto green card.

Place of Origin

Canterbury (photographed)


ca. 1865 (photographed)


Francis Frith & Co. (photographers)

Materials and Techniques

Albumen print


Height: 18.6 cm image only, Width: 22.2 cm image only, Height: 33 cm Support, Width: 26.5 cm Support

Descriptive line

Canterbury Cathedral by Francis Frith & Co., ca. 1865.

Bibliographic References (Citation, Note/Abstract, NAL no)

Val Williams and Susan Bright, How we are: photographing Britain, from the 1840s to the present London: Tate Publishing, 2007. ISBN: 9781854377142.


Albumen process

Subjects depicted



Photographs; Architecture


Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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