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Pictures for the people - Photography and the Royal Family 1840-1880

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Pictures for the people - Photography and the Royal Family 1840-1880

Time: March 7, 2012 from 1pm to 2pm
Location: Royal Albert Memorial Museum & Art Gallery
Street: Queen Street
City/Town: Exeter, EX4 3RX
Website or Map: http://www.rammuseum.org.uk
Phone: 01392 265 858
Event Type: lunchtime, lecture
Organized By: Royal Albert Memorial Museum & Art Gallery
Latest Activity: Mar 1, 2012

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Professor John Plunkett from the University of Exeter will explore Queen Victoria and Prince Albert's interest in photography as collectors. This lecture also shows them as subjects of the photography industry which was fast becoming a commercial and popular media for disseminating the images of distinguished people and ‘celebrities'.

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