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Title
Damascus
From: "Egypt and Palestine Photographed and Described, Vol. I"
Publication: London
James S. Virtue
1857
Work Type
1 photograph
Date
May-June 1857
Material
albumen
Measurements
23.4 x 15.5 cm ( 9.125 x 6.125 in).
Description
The city of Damascus with mountains in the background.
The title, photographer's name and date are printed on the matte. The photographer's signature and the series number (P 133) are handwritten on the photograph. A one-page description of the subject follows on the next page.
Lazard Notes: Lazard dates the photograph to May-June 1857 and writes that the photograph was taken from the same place as 878FRI/LD35. He noted to see the book on Frith, photo no. 76.
ID Number
2645FRI/LL22
Provenance
Bertrand and Paola Lazard Holy Land Collection ; Sotheby's (London) ; 1989 April 14
Rights
Collection provided by the Library at the Herbert D. Katz Center for Advanced Judaic Studies, University of Pennsylvania. CC BY 2.0
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File Properties
File Name
2645.jp2
SSID
21862756

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