Samuel BOURNE, Spiti River Enlarge 1 /1


Staffordshire, England 1834 – Nottingham, England 1912

  • January 1863 Calcutta 1867 England 1867 Calcutta 1869 England

Spiti River 1860s Description: Jhula Bridge across the Spiti River, between Dunkar and Mani
Place made: Himachal Pradesh, 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 1466".
Secondary Insc: Inscribed on support lower centre below image in black ink "Jhula Bridge across the Spiti river, between Dunkar and Mani". Inscribed on support lower right below image in pencil "21".
Dimensions: image 23.9 h x 29.2 w cm support 33.7 h x 47.0 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 2007
Accession No: NGA 2007.81.36