Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Oriental Tour of 1885

Artist:
Unknown
Artist:
J. Pascal Sébah (Turkish)
Artist:
Félix Bonfils (French, 1831–1885)
Date:
1860s–80s
Medium:
Albumen silver prints
Dimensions:
36.2 x 52.6 x 5.2 cm (14 1/4 x 20 11/16 x 2 1/16 in. )
Classification:
Albums
Credit Line:
The Elisha Whittelsey Collection, The Elisha Whittelsey Fund, 1973
Accession Number:
1973.594.1–.87
Not on view
Inscription: Title page inscribed in ink: "Oriental tour of 1885."; Blind stamp on title page, recto LC: "ACADEMY OF THE SACRED HEART // SAN FRANCISCO, CAL. [with insignia]". Bookplate affixed front endpaper "Academy of the Sacred Heart// San Francisco, California// Je Maintiendrai le Droit".
Witkin Gallery

The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Photographs from the Museum's Collection," December 4, 1984–March 17, 1985.

Perez, Nissan. Focus East: Early Photography in the Near East (1839–1885). New York: Israel Museum, 1988. pp. 141, 220.



Related Objects

[The Citadel and the Mosque of Mohammed Ali, Cairo]

Date: 1870s Medium: Albumen silver print from glass negative Accession: 1973.594.38 On view in:Not on view

[Bazaar, Rug Merchants]

Date: 1870s Medium: Albumen silver print from glass negative Accession: 1973.594.43 On view in:Not on view

Palais de Gézyret, Pavillon Exterieur

Artist: J. Pascal Sébah (Turkish) Date: 1870s Medium: Albumen silver print from glass negative Accession: 1973.594.55 On view in:Not on view

[The Roman Forum]

Artist: Félix Bonfils (French, 1831–1885) Date: ca. 1870s Medium: Albumen silver print Accession: 1973.594.87 On view in:Not on view

Le Calvaire, intérieur, Jérusalem

Artist: Félix Bonfils (French, 1831–1885) Date: 1870s Medium: Albumen silver print from glass negative Accession: 1973.594.14 On view in:Not on view