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Linnaeus TRIPE

Plymouth, England 1822 – 1902

  • India 1839 Burma 1855 Europe Nov 1860 India 1863 Burma 1869-72 England 1973

Madura. Basement of gopurum of a small pagoda near permaul pagoda January/March 1858
Collection Title: Photographic Views in Madura Part II ( 1860)
Page: 7
Place made: Chennai, India
Materials & Technique: photographs, albumen silver photograph from waxed paper negative Date Published: 1860

Primary Insc: No inscriptions
Tertiary Insc: Letterpress from 'List of Views with Descriptions' in original 1860 bound publication of Tripe's Photographic Views in Madura Part II, cited in JAnet Dewsm Catalogue Raisonee Linnaeus Tripe, p.439 , ' No.VII. Basement of an unfinsished Gopuram. The lowest part of the gateway of PAgodas in this aprt of India is almost always built of stone with more or less sculpture near the Perumal Pagoda'
Dimensions: printed image 25.8 h x 37.6 w cm sheet 25.8 h x 39.3 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of American Friends of the National Gallery of Australia, Inc., New York, NY, USA, made possible with the generous support of Dorothy and Eugene Prakapas, 1986.
Accession No: NGA 86.1383