Still Prints of Asia: Turkish Woman (sitting)
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Summary
Collection ID:
FSA.A1999.02
Creators:
Abdullah frères
Dates:
circa 1860-1870
Languages:
French
Physical Description:
1 Print
albumen
image 22 x 19 cm., mounted 51 x 41 cm.
Repository:

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
One albumen print, circa 1860-1870, of a seated Turkish woman, by Abdullah Bros. of Istanbul.

Arrangement
Arrangement
One oversized folder.

Biographical / Historical
Biographical / Historical
Vichen, Hovsep and Kevork Abdullah were a family of Ottoman Armenian photographers, known by their French name Abdullah frères, who operated a studio in Istanbul from 1858 to 1900. In 1863 they became official royal photographers to the Ottoman Sultan.

Local Numbers
Local Numbers
FSA A1999.02

Container
1

Digital Content

Using the Collection
Conditions Governing Access
Collection is open for research.
Conditions Governing Use
Permission to publish, quote, or reproduce must be secured from the repository.

Custodial History
Custodial History
Purchase, 1998.

Keywords
Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Women -- Turkey Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Turkey Place Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Portraits Type Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Photographs Type Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Albumen prints Type Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Turkey -- Istanbul Province -- Istanbul Place Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

Repository Contact
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives
Washington, D.C. 20013
AVRreference@si.edu
https://www.freersackler.si.edu/research/archives/