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Encampment of Horse Artillery

A work made of salted paper print, from the album "photographic pictures of the seat of war in the crimea" (1856).
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  • A work made of salted paper print, from the album "photographic pictures of the seat of war in the crimea" (1856).

Date:

1855

Artist:

Roger Fenton
English, 1819–1869

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Artist

Roger Fenton

Title

Encampment of Horse Artillery

Origin

England

Date

Made 1855

Medium

Salted paper print, from the album "Photographic Pictures of the Seat of War in the Crimea" (1856)

Inscriptions

Printed recto, on mount, lower left, in black ink: "Deposé"; recto, on mount, lower right, in black ink: "Encampment of Horse Artillery."; recto, on mount, along bottom edge, in black ink: "Photographed by R. Fenton. Manchester, Published by T. Agnew & Sons, Feb'y 29th 1856. / London, P. & D. Colnaghi H[?] Paris, Moulin, 23, Rue Richer. New York, Williams H[?]."; unmarked verso

Dimensions

24.5 × 35.4 cm (image/paper); 40.3 × 53.4 cm (mount)

Credit Line

Photography Gallery Fund

Reference Number

1959.611.15

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