About this objectView of the Danube River or the Danube Canal running through the Leopoldstat section of Vienna. In the background is the Schweizerhaus restaurant and beer garden. The restaurant was opened in 1868 as part of the Prater, a large public park.
Place MadeVienna, Austria
MakerFrancis Frith & Co.
Medium and MaterialsAlbumen print.
Inscription and Marksverso: [pencil] EMS [?]
verso: [pencil] 79:061:4
Measurements15.6 cm x 25.8 cm (image)
35.3 cm x 45.3 cm (mat)
Subject and Association DescriptionFrancis Frith is a 19th century English photographer who traveled the Middle East extensively taking collodion photographs. Frith’s photographs were distributed to the public primarily through postcards. Frith eventually established the large and successful Francis Frith & Co. photograph studio.
Subject and Association KeywordsFrancis Frith
Subject and Association KeywordsFrancis Frith & Co.
Subject and Association KeywordsVienna
Subject and Association KeywordsAustria
Subject and Association KeywordsSchweizerhaus
Subject and Association KeywordsDanube River
Object TypeAlbumen Print