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Photograph - 'York Minster the Choir', England, circa 1880 Reg. No: MM 108903
- One of seventy six photographs in a photograph album. Twenty-three photographs are of the Melbourne International Exhibition of 1880. The other forty-nine photographs are from 'Frith's Series'. These large-format images were taken by British photographer Francis Frith or members of his staff, of Gibraltar, and villages and towns in Britain.
- Albumen photograph mounted on buff-coloured card in red, cloth-covered, photograph album with decorative gold tooled border and gold tooled lettering in centre of front cover.
- Description Of Content:
- Interior viewof York Cathedral, York, England. The view is looking east, showing the choir and the organ. Photograph taken circa 1880.
- Source: Museum Victoria
|Dimensions:||191 mm (Height), 294 mm (Width)|
|Dimension Comment:||Dimensions of photograph only|
|Tagged with:||art, religions, public ceremonies, photography, cathedrals, photographic studios, organs|
|Themes this item is part of:||Images & Image Making Collection, Public Life & Institutions Collection, Royal Exhibition Building Collection|
|Secondary Classification:||Christianity - Church of England|
|Inscriptions:||Written inside the front cover of album: 'W.W.Scott/ c/o Horticultural Press/ 78A Victoria Street/ Melbourne C1/ Box 1944/ Phone F2656/ [illegible]; Sold by G.W.Harris, Donolly Victoria.'
Written on Image: 'YORK MINSTER THE CHOIR. 2364.'
|Place & Date Depicted:||York Cathedral, York, York County, England, circa 1880|
|Photographer:||Francis Frith, England, Great Britain, circa 1880|