Samuel BOURNE, Twig Bridge on the Chenar Enlarge 1 /1


Staffordshire, England 1834 – Nottingham, England 1912

  • January 1863 Calcutta 1867 England 1867 Calcutta 1869 England

Twig Bridge on the Chenar ['Twig-Jhula Bridge on the Cheuab near Kishtowar' appears as the title in a 19th century album once offered to the National Gallery of Australia, but not acqired. nga record photo 4083.14. damage lower right is in this print and the one held by the Gallery.] 1860s Materials & Technique: photographs, albumen prints, albumen silver photograph Support: white card

Primary Insc: Signature and number printed with plate lower left on image "Bourne 776".
Secondary Insc: Inscribed on support centre below image in ink "Twig Bridge on the Chenar.". Ink drawn box around image. Inscribed on verso on support lower left in pencil "/27". Inscribed on verso on support on sticky white paper in black ink and green texta "99/947".
Dimensions: image 25.5 h x 29.0 w cm support 32.2 h x 38.5 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 2007
Accession No: NGA 2007.81.64