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A Gateway in Spain, Salamanca

  • Object:

    photograph

  • Place of origin:

    Salamanca (photographed)

  • Date:

    1852 (photographed)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Clifford, Charles (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:

    RPS.4898-2018

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level F, case MB2, shelf SH2, box XRG305

Physical description

A mounted sepia-coloured photograph showing an ornately carved facade of a building with two arched entrances. A man in top hat is leaning against the building.

Place of Origin

Salamanca (photographed)

Date

1852 (photographed)

Artist/maker

Clifford, Charles (photographer)

Materials and Techniques

Albumen print

Marks and inscriptions

signed and dated
recto

Dimensions

Height: 405 mm image, Width: 313 mm image, Height: 610 mm mount, Width: 480 mm mount

Descriptive line

Photograph by Charles Clifford, 'A Gateway in Spain, Salamanca', albumen print, 1852

Materials

Photographic paper

Techniques

Photography; Albumen process

Categories

Photographs; Architecture; The Royal Photographic Society; Tourism & Travel

Collection

Royal Photographic Society Collection

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