Samuel BOURNE, Madura temple Enlarge 1 /1

Samuel BOURNE

Staffordshire, England 1834 – Nottingham, England 1912

  • January 1863 Calcutta 1867 England 1867 Calcutta 1869 England

Madura temple 1860s Place made: Madurai (Madura), Tamil Nadu, India
Materials & Technique: photographs, albumen prints, albumen silver photograph Support: cream card

Primary Insc: Signature and number printed with plate lower left on image "Bourne / 206".
Secondary Insc: Inscribed on support lower centre below image in black ink "Il Mandapam dettagliato (Trichinopoly) [crossed out in pencil]". Inscribed above previous inscription "Dettaglio del Tempio Madapan a Madura". Inscribed on support lower right in pencil "2065". Inscribed on support upper centre in pencil "41". Inscribed on verso on support upper right in pencil "64 [in circle]". Inscribed on verso on support upper right "8 [crossed out]". Inscribed on verso on support lower right "70 [crossed out]".
Dimensions: image 23.5 h x 28.8 w cm support 33.4 h x 50.0 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 2007
Accession No: NGA 2007.81.74