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  • Object:


  • Date:

    1903 (photographed)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Keighley, Alexander, born 1861 - died 1947 (photographer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Carbon print

  • Credit Line:

    The Royal Photographic Society Collection at the V&A, acquired with the generous assistance of the National Lottery Heritage Fund and Art Fund

  • Museum number:


  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level F, case XRP, shelf 1268

Physical description

Monochrome photograph mounted on card depicting a a woman in full length dress and headscarf holding a crook tending a flock of sheep. A stone gatehouse can be seen in the background of the image.


1903 (photographed)


Keighley, Alexander, born 1861 - died 1947 (photographer)

Materials and Techniques

Carbon print

Marks and inscriptions

'Duplicate/ loan A/ Peace by Alex Keighley, 1903'
Handwritten in pencil on verso

'Alex Keighley'
Handwritten in ink on lower right corner of image.


Height: 571 mm mount, Width: 390 mm mount

Descriptive line

Photograph by Alexander Keighley, 'Peace', carbon print, 1903


Carbon process; Photography


The Royal Photographic Society; Photographs; Animals and Wildlife; Portraits; RPS Digitisation Project


Royal Photographic Society Collection

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