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Street in Fatehpur Sikri, India

Artist:
John Murray (British, Blackhouse, Aberdeenshire, Scotland 1809–1898 Sheringham, Norfolk county, England)
Date:
1858–62
Medium:
Albumen silver print from paper negative
Dimensions:
Image: 36.8 x 45 cm (14 1/2 x 17 11/16 in.) Mount: 53.4 x 73 cm (21 x 28 3/4 in.)
Classification:
Photographs
Credit Line:
Purchase, The Horace W. Goldsmith Foundation Gift through Joyce and Robert Menschel and Cynthia Hazen Polsky Gift, 1990
Accession Number:
1990.1106
Not on view
Inscription: Inscribed in ink on paper label affixed to mount, recto LR, sideways: "I-A"; inscribed in pencil on mount, then erased, recto BL: "Fatehpore Sikri [?]"
[Sotheby's, London, 10 May 1990, Lot 75]

New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Nineteenth Century European Photographs: Recent Acquisitions," October 2, 1991–December 1, 1991.

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