Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives

Still Prints of Asia: Turkish Woman (standing)

Summary
Collection ID:
FSA.A1999.03
Creators:
Abdullah frères
Dates:
circa 1860-1870
Languages:
French
.
Physical Description:
1 Print
albumen
image 24 x 18 cm.
Repository:
Container:
1

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
One unmounted albumen print, circa 1860-1870, of a 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.

Administration
Custodial History
Purchase, 1998.

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.

More Information
Local Numbers
Local Numbers
FSA A1999.03


Keywords
Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Women -- Turkey Topical Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Turkey Geographic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Portraits Genre Form Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Photographs Genre Form Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Albumen prints Genre Form Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Turkey -- Istanbul Province -- Istanbul Geographic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

Repository Contact
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives
Washington, D.C. 20013
AVRreference@si.edu