Abu-Simbel

about 1855
Félix Teynard (French, 1817–1892), Alphonse Poitevin (French, 1819–1882)


Dimensions

Image: 30.4 x 25.3 cm (11 15/16 x 9 15/16 in.) Sheet: 54.8 x 35.8 cm (21 9/16 x 14 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

2006.1267

Medium or Technique

Photolithograph, Poitevin process

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Photography

Classifications

Photographs

Inscription

On mount, blindstamp, below image, CTR: Photolithographie Poitevin à Paris / Bte S.G.D.G. ("sans garantie du gouvernement" = patent pending).

Provenance

Hans P. Kraus, Jr. Inc., New York, NY, 5/18/93; to Charles Millard, Chapel Hill, N.C.; gift to MFA, June 21, 2006

Credit Line

Gift of Charles W. Millard III