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Identification and Creation
Object Number
2007.219.53
People
Auguste Salzmann, French (Ribeauville, France 1824 - 1872 Paris, France)
Printed by Imprimerie Photographique Blanquart-Evrard, French (active 1850s)
Published by Gide et J. Baudry, Editeurs (active 1850s - 1860s)
Title
Tomb of Absalom, Valley of Josaphat, Jerusalem
Other Titles
Series/Book Title: Jérusalem: Étude et reproduction photographique de la ville sainte, 1856
Classification
Photographs
Work Type
photograph
Date
1854
Places
Creation Place: Middle East, Palestine, Jerusalem
Culture
French
Physical Descriptions
Technique
Salted paper print
Dimensions
image: 33 x 23.4 cm (13 x 9 3/16 in.)
mount: 60.4 x 43.1 cm (23 3/4 x 16 15/16 in.)
Inscriptions and Marks
  • inscription: recto, below image, pre-printed mount: Aug. Salzmann. [over] JÉRUSALEM [over] VALLÉE DE JOSAPHAT [over] Tombeau d'Absalom [over] Gide et J. Baudry, éditeurs. Imp. Photogr. de Blanquart-Evrard, à Lille.
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum, Gift of Janet and Daniel Tassel
Accession Year
2007
Object Number
2007.219.53
Division
European and American Art
Contact
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Exhibition History

A History of Photography, Harvard Art Museums, Cambridge, 09/03/2015 - 01/03/2016

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