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Philippe de Montebello

Artist:
Yousuf Karsh (Canadian (born Armenia), Mardin 1908–2002 Boston, Massachusetts)
Date:
1980
Medium:
Gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
Image: 35.5 x 28.1 cm (14 x 11 1/16 in.)
Classification:
Photographs
Credit Line:
Gift of Philippe and Edith de Montebello, 2004
Accession Number:
2004.499.8
Rights and Reproduction:
© Yousuf Karsh
Not on view
Inscription: Signed in ink below image, recto BL; stamped in ink on verso: "No. 24 [inscribed] // (c) KARSH, OTTAWA, 1980"
Philippe de Montebello; the artist

Statue depicted:

Standing Buddha, Gupta period (ca. 319-500), 5th century

Uttar Pradesh, Mathura India

Mottled red sandstone

Purchase, Enid A. Haupt Gift, 1979

1979.6

The Metropolitan Museum of Art
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