Samuel BOURNE, Taj Mahal, Agra Enlarge 1 /1

On display on Level 2


Staffordshire, England 1834 – Nottingham, England 1912

  • January 1863 Calcutta 1867 England 1867 Calcutta 1869 England

Taj Mahal, Agra c.1865 Place made: Agra, Uttar Pradesh, India
Materials & Technique: photographs, albumen prints, albumen silver photograph Support: cream card

Primary Insc: Signature and number printed with plate centre on image "Bourne 1075".
Secondary Insc: Inscribed on support centre below image in pencil "Taj Mahal. Agra.". Inscribed on suppor beside image lower left in pencil "34 [sideways]". Inscribed on verso on support lower left in pencil "1871 Alb". Inscribed on verso on support upper right in pencil "27 [in circle]".
Dimensions: image 23.1 h x 28.8 w cm support 36.8 h x 51.4 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 2007
Accession No: NGA 2007.81.115