CLIFTON & CO., page 3: Tower of Silence, Bombay Enlarge 1 /1


commenced 1868 /1872 – 1918 /1922

photographic studio (organisation)

page 3: Tower of Silence, Bombay Description: closer view of tank with birds sitting on top of the wall
Page: 3
Place made: Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
Materials & Technique: photographs, albums, printing out paper Support: cream paper

Primary Insc: inscribed on image in negative bottom left in white letters, "PARSEE TOWER OF SCILENCE. BOMBAY. 2618B."
Tertiary Insc: titled on album page bottom centre in hand scripted pencil, "Bombay" inscribed on verso in pencil centre, "30"
Dimensions: image 22.2 h x 29.2 w cm page 25.5 h x 35.2 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 2007
Accession No: NGA 2007.2749.3
Subject: Collection: The Leo Haks collection of 19th and early 20th century Asian photography, acquired 2007.
  • Leo Haks Collection: 1977 - 2007
  • Assembled in Amsterdam, Holland.