Samuel BOURNE, Panoramic view of Calcutta Enlarge 1 /1

Samuel BOURNE

Staffordshire, England 1834 – Nottingham, England 1912

  • January 1863 Calcutta 1867 England 1867 Calcutta 1869 England

Panoramic view of Calcutta 1860s Place made: Kolkata (Calcutta), West Bengal, 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 1717".
Secondary Insc: Inscribed on support lower right below image in pencil "Panoramic view of Calcutta.". Inscribed on support lower right in pencil "3". Inscribed on verso on support lower left in pencil "2 [in circle] Ackermann Album - Bourne, Egypt, Hooper Hunting". Inscribed on verso on support lower right in pencil "73 [in circle]".
Dimensions: image 18.5 h x 31.5 w cm support 36.4 h x 52.0 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 2007
Accession No: NGA 2007.81.51