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photograph - 777 - View below the Banihal Pass, near Kashmir
  • 777 - View below the Banihal Pass, near Kashmir
    Bourne, Samuel, born 1834 - died 1912
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777 - View below the Banihal Pass, near Kashmir

  • Object:

    photograph

  • Place of origin:

    Himalayas ((photographed))

  • Date:

    1864

  • Artist/Maker:

    Bourne, Samuel, born 1834 - died 1912

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Albumen print from wet collodion glass negative, pasted into album.

  • Credit Line:

    The Royal Photographic Society Collection at the V&A, acquired with the generous assistance of the National Lottery Heritage Fund and Art Fund

  • Museum number:

    RPS.347:27-2017

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level F, case XRP, shelf 1511

Physical description

Albumen print of a mountain pass, portrait orientation, mounted sideways on the recto of page 15 of the album. RPS.347:28-2017 is pasted onto the verso of this page.

Place of Origin

Himalayas ((photographed))

Date

1864

Artist/maker

Bourne, Samuel, born 1834 - died 1912

Materials and Techniques

Albumen print from wet collodion glass negative, pasted into album.

Marks and inscriptions

777
View below the [Banihal?] Pass, near Kashmir -
Recto, handwritten by photographer in pencil underneath the print.

8714/2
Recto, handwritten in pencil in top right corner of page (at the bottom corner of the photograph, which is pasted in sideways).

Dimensions

Height: 292 mm Image, Width: 244 mm Image, Height: 370 mm Page, Width: 414 mm Page

Object history note

This album contains museum numbers RPS.347:1-2017 to RPS.347:91-2017.

Descriptive line

Photograph by Samuel Bourne, No. 777 - View below the Banihal Pass near Kashmir, albumen print, 1864.

Materials

Albumen

Techniques

Albumen process; Photography

Categories

Photographs; Portraits; The Royal Photographic Society; RPS Digitisation Project

Collection

Royal Photographic Society Collection

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