Alhambra

Photograph
1853 ca. (photographed)
Image of Gallery in South Kensington
On display at V&A South Kensington
Prints & Drawings Study Room, room 512M
Artist/Maker
Place Of Origin



object details
Object Type
Additional TitleAlhambra [Plate 10. Gypsum model] (generic title)
Materials and Techniques
salted paper print
Brief Description
Topographical photograph illustrating a gypsum model of a decoration on stucco, Alhambra; salted paper print by Bisson Brothers (Louis Auguste Bisson and Auguste Rosalie Bisson), 1853 ca., Granada, Spain. In Frères Bisson : Choix d´ornements Arabes de l´Alhambra offrant dans leur ensemble une synthèse de l´ornementation mauresque en Espagne aun XIIIe. siècle, published Paris, Gide et J. Baudry, 1853, plate 10.
Content description
The photograph illustrates a gypsum model of a stucco decoration from the Alhambra. It documents decorative details of the Alhambra.
Subject depicted
Place Depicted
Collection
Accession Number
34782

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record createdJune 30, 2009
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