CLIFTON & CO., page 5: Elephanta Caves entrance, Bombay Enlarge 1 /1

CLIFTON & CO.

commenced 1868 /1872 – 1918 /1922

photographic studio (organisation)

page 5: Elephanta Caves entrance, Bombay Description: caves with two lion's heads guarding the entrance
Page: 5
Place made: Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
Materials & Technique: photographs, albums, Support: cream paper

Primary Insc: inscribed on image in original negative bottom left in white letters, "CLIFTON-8" inscribed on image in original negative bottom right in white letters, "BOMBAY."
Tertiary Insc: titled on album page bottom centre in hand scripted pencil, "Bombay, Elephanta [illeg]"
Dimensions: image 18.9 h x 23.7 w cm page 25.5 h x 35.2 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 2007
Accession No: NGA 2007.2749.5
Subject: Collection: The Leo Haks collection of 19th and early 20th century Asian photography, acquired 2007.
Provenance:
  • Leo Haks Collection: 1977 - 2007
  • Assembled in Amsterdam, Holland.