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Amada, Temple

Artist:
John Beasley Greene (American, active France, 1832–1856)
Date:
1853–54
Medium:
Salted paper print from paper negative
Dimensions:
Image: 8 3/4 × 11 3/4 in. (22.3 × 29.9 cm) Mount: 18 9/16 × 24 1/8 in. (47.1 × 61.2 cm)
Classification:
Photographs
Credit Line:
Gilman Collection, Museum Purchase, 2005
Accession Number:
2005.100.849
Not on view
Inscription: Blindstamp on mount, recto TR: "BRISTOL FRANCAIS // [crown] // A. BINANT // A PARIS"
D'Allemagne Collection; [Oltremare S.A. (Gérard Lévy), January 1, 1989]; Gilman Paper Company Collection, New York

Kathleen Howe: This photograph is of the site AMADA (Nubia) probably late January through March 1854. This site was also photographed by Teynard.

Printed by Greene himself.

D'Allemagne was a noted collector of Oriental antique art in Paris at the turn of the century.
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