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Taj Mahal and Gardens

Artist:
John Murray (British, Blackhouse, Aberdeenshire, Scotland 1809–1898 Sheringham, Norfolk county, England)
Date:
ca. 1855
Medium:
Waxed paper negative
Dimensions:
38.5 x 47.2 cm (15 3/16 x 18 9/16 in.)
Classification:
Negatives
Credit Line:
The Rubel Collection, Purchase, Anonymous Gift and Cynthia Hazen Polsky Gift, 1997
Accession Number:
1997.382.57
Not on view
Inscription: Inscribed in blue pencil, verso BL:"315"
John Murray, grandson of the photographer; [Sean Thackrey (with Eric Sommer?)]; Rubel Collection; [Hans P. Kraus, Jr.]

Daniel, Malcolm. The Metropolitan Museum of Art Bulletin: Inventing a New Art: Early Photographs from the Rubel Collection in The Metropolitan Museum of Art 56, no. 4 (Spring 1999). p. 52.

Topsfield, Andrew, ed. In the Realm of Gods and Kings: Arts of India. London: The Asia Society Museum, 2004. p. 224.



Sky blocked out with black pigment recto and verso
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