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The Great Gate, Meknes

  • Object:

    Photographs

  • Place of origin:

    Meknes (photographed)
    Morocco (photographed)

  • Date:

    1934 (photographed)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Keighley, Alexander, born 1861 - died 1947 (photographer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Carbon print

  • 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.2445-2017

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level F, case XRP, shelf 1488

Physical description

Black and white photograph depicting the main gate, and surrounding building, of a mosque. There is a substantial shadow that cuts across the bottom right corner of the image.

Place of Origin

Meknes (photographed)
Morocco (photographed)

Date

1934 (photographed)

Artist/maker

Keighley, Alexander, born 1861 - died 1947 (photographer)

Materials and Techniques

Carbon print

Descriptive line

Photograph by Alexander Keighley, 'The Great Gate, Meknes', 1934, carbon print

Materials

Photographic paper

Techniques

Carbon; Photography

Subjects depicted

Mosque

Categories

Photographs; The Royal Photographic Society

Collection

Royal Photographic Society Collection

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