Samuel BOURNE, [Banian tree, Barrackpore] Enlarge 1 /1


Staffordshire, England 1834 – Nottingham, England 1912

  • January 1863 Calcutta 1867 England 1867 Calcutta 1869 England

[Banian tree, Barrackpore] ['Banian Tree, Barrackpore' appears as the title in a 19th century album once offered to the National Gallery of Australia, but not acqired. nga record photo 4084.31] 1868 or after Description: Mrs Bourne under Banyan tree [vendor title]
Place made: Barrackpore, West Bengal, India
Materials & Technique: photographs, albumen prints, albumen silver photograph Support: cream card

Primary Insc: Signature and number printed with plate lower right on image "Bourne 1748".
Secondary Insc: Inscribed on support lower right below image in pencil "1748". Inscribed on verso on support upper left in pencil "Caved wooden Album / Howard Ricketts".
Dimensions: image 21.8 h x 29.2 w cm support 24.2 h x 38.2 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 2007
Accession No: NGA 2007.81.24