commenced 1868 /1872 – 1918 /1922

photographic studio (organisation)

page 8: Figures of the Linga Shrine, Elephanta Caves, Bombay Description: interior of caves showing a close view of figurative sculptures
Page: 8
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, "FIGURES ON THE LINGA CHAPEL, ELEPHANTA. 2193."
Tertiary Insc: titled on album page bottom centre in hand scripted pencil, "Bombay, Elephanta"
Dimensions: image 21.6 h x 29.2 w cm page 25.5 h x 35.2 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 2007
Accession No: NGA 2007.2749.8
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.