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The Smolnoi Monastery

A work made of salted paper print.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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  • A work made of salted paper print.

Date:

1851/52

Artist:

Roger Fenton
English, 1819–1869

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Photography and Media

Artist

Roger Fenton

Title

The Smolnoi Monastery

Origin

England

Date

Made 1851–1852

Medium

Salted paper print

Inscriptions

Inscribed recto, on mount, along bottom edge, below image, in graphite: "The Smolnoi Monastery, from Okta [?], near St Petersburg."; unmarked verso

Dimensions

17.1 × 21.5 cm (image/paper); 43.4 × 55 cm (mount)

Credit Line

Restricted gift of Mrs. Leigh B. Block

Reference Number

1982.1407

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