Exhibitions/ Art Object

[View of a Broken Bridge at Nainital]

Artist:
John Murray (British, Blackhouse, Aberdeenshire, Scotland 1809–1898 Sheringham, Norfolk county, England)
Date:
1850s
Medium:
Albumen silver print from waxed paper negative
Dimensions:
Image: 37.4 x 44.5 cm (14 3/4 x 17 1/2 in.)
Classification:
Photographs
Credit Line:
Gilman Collection, Purchase, Cynthia Hazen Polsky Gift, 2005
Accession Number:
2005.100.1107
Not on view
Inscription: Watermark from original negative visible in image, recto BR to BL (in reverse): "PATENT TALBOTYPE, TURNER"; inscribed in pencil on print, verso TR: RS 32[encircled]"
(sold, Christie's South Kensington, Lot 207, June 18, 1981); Gilman Paper Company Collection, New York

Waxed paper negative. See Auction Catalog: Sotheby's London 06/18/1999.Early Photographs of India The archive of Dr John Murray, pp65
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