Royal Collection Trust/© Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II 2017 | Licence: All Rights Reserved
Royal Collection Trust/© Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II 2017 | Licence: All Rights Reserved

Old Balmoral Castle from the opposite side of the Dee

1848

Charlotte Canning, Countess Canning

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Title

Old Balmoral Castle from the opposite side of the Dee

Date

1848

Description

A watercolour showing a view of Old Balmoral Castle - the Dee in the foreground, the castle in the middle distance, and mountains beyond. The artist was in Waiting during the Queen's first visit to Balmoral, 8-28 September 1848. She produced a series of watercolours which give a clear impression of the old Castle in its setting, before Prince Albert began his extensive tree planting. The verso is inscribed 'Balmoral from the opposite side of the Dee Sep. 1848. Visc. Canning P. 2. 2. 61'.

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Location

Balmoral Castle, Aberdeenshire, Scotland

Country

Continent

Location Accuracy

Pinpoint

Medium

Credits

Image Credit

Royal Collection Trust/© Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II 2017

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