Samuel BOURNE, Ghat, Benares Enlarge 1 /1

Samuel BOURNE

Staffordshire, England 1834 – Nottingham, England 1912

  • January 1863 Calcutta 1867 England 1867 Calcutta 1869 England

Ghat, Benares 1860s Place made: Varanasi (Benares), Uttar Pradesh, India
Materials & Technique: photographs, albumen prints, albumen silver photograph Support: cream thin card

Primary Insc: Signature and number printed with image lower left on image "Bourne 1169".
Secondary Insc: Inscribed on support lower right below image in pencil "Peterhoff. the residence of the Victory / Simla". Inscribed on support lower right in pencil "32". Inscribed on verso on support lower right in pencil "2 [in circle]". Inscribed on verso on support lower right in pencil "Aclermann Album, Bourne, Egypt, Hooper Hut". Inscribed on verso on support upper right in pencil "16 [in circle]". Inscribed on verso on support upper left in pencil "P491 [in cilcle]".
Dimensions: image 22.4 h x 28.4 w cm support 36.3 h x 58.4 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 2007
Accession No: NGA 2007.81.72