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Omar Pasha

Artist:
Roger Fenton (British, 1819–1869)
Date:
1855
Medium:
Salted paper print from glass negative
Dimensions:
Image: 17.9 x 13.4 cm (7 1/16 x 5 1/4 in.) Mount: 59.3 x 42.3 cm (23 3/8 x 16 5/8 in.)
Classification:
Photographs
Credit Line:
Gilman Collection, Museum Purchase, 2005
Accession Number:
2005.100.323
Not on view
Inscription: Printed on mount: "Photographed by R. Fenton, Manchester. Published by T. Agnew & Sons (Nov. 1, 1855) London, P. & D. Colnaghi & Co. - Paris, Moulin 23 rue Richer - New York, Williams & Co.; deposed"; Agnew blindstamp


Letterpress on mount recto, BL: "Deposé."; BC: "Photographed by R. Fenton, Manchester. Published by T. Agnew & Sons, Nov 1st 1855. // London, P. & D. Colnaghi & Co. Paris, Moulin 23 Rue Richer - New York, Williams & Co."; BR: "Omar Pacha"; Agnew blindstamp on mount recto, BC: "T AGNEW & SONS // PUBLISHERS // MANCHESTER"; inscribed in pencil, mount verso, TR: "V-162 // $2000-"
[The Weston Gallery, Inc., Carmel, CA]; Gilman Paper Company Collection, New York, October 17, 1978

Hayward Gallery. "Roger Fenton, Photographer of the 1850s," February 4, 1988–April 17, 1988.

City Museum and Art Gallery. "Roger Fenton, Photographer of the 1850s," April 23, 1988–May 29, 1988.

Apraxine, Pierre. Photographs from the Collection of the Gilman Paper Company. Reeds Springs, Mo.: White Oak Press, 1985. pl. 55.

Lloyd, Valerie. Roger Fenton: Photographer of the 1850s. London: Hayward Gallery, 1988. no. 38, p. 66 [this print].

Baldwin, Gordon, Malcolm Daniel, and Sarah Greenough. All the Mighty World: The Photographs of Roger Fenton, 1852–1860. New Haven: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 2004. fig. 12.



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