CLIFTON & CO., page 7: Linga Shrine, Elephanta Caves, Bombay Enlarge 1 /1

CLIFTON & CO.

commenced 1868 /1872 – 1918 /1922

photographic studio (organisation)

page 7: Linga Shrine, Elephanta Caves, Bombay Description: interior of caves showing with figurative sculptures carved into them
Page: 7
Place made: Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
Materials & Technique: photographs, albums, printing out paper Support: cream paper

Primary Insc: inscribed on image in original negative bottom left in white letters, "LINGA SHRINE, ELEPHANTA." inscribed on image in original negative bottom right in white letters, "CLIFTON & Co."
Tertiary Insc: titled on album page bottom centre in hand scripted pencil, "Bombay, Elephanta [illeg]"
Dimensions: image 19.0 h x 23.8 w cm page 25.5 h x 35.2 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 2007
Accession No: NGA 2007.2749.7
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.