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Malvern Priory

  • Object:


  • Place of origin:

    York Minster (photographed)

  • Date:

    ca. 1856 (photographed)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Fenton, Roger, born 1819 - died 1869 (photographer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Albumen 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 230

Physical description

Photographic print in monochrome depicting the exterior of the side of a large church surrounded by railings.

Place of Origin

York Minster (photographed)


ca. 1856 (photographed)


Fenton, Roger, born 1819 - died 1869 (photographer)

Materials and Techniques

Albumen print

Marks and inscriptions

'Photographed by R. Feton'
Printed in ink on paper below image

'York Minster, from the South East'
Handwritten in ink on paper below image

'York Minster, from the Southeast'
Handwritten in ink on paper on verso

Handwritten in pencil on paper on verso


Height: mm mount, Width: mm mount

Descriptive line

Photograph by Roger Fenton, 'York Minster, from the South East', Yorkshire, albumen print, ca. 1856


Photography; Albumen process


Photographs; The Royal Photographic Society; Architecture


Royal Photographic Society Collection

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