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The Alcazar from Fuencisla
[Photographic Souvenir of Spain vol. I]
40.0 x 32.0 cm (image)
The Royal Collection
Photograph of the Alcázar, or Castle, of Segovia as viewed from Fuencisla. The Castle is perched on top of sheer cliffs with a high wall running halfway up the side of the mountain. The castle features towers with conical shaped, slated roofs, features that were introduced by King Philip II (1527-98) during the 16th century.
Acquired by Queen Victoria and Prince Albert