Photographs of the Middle East
Digitized Content

Summary
Collection ID:
FSA.A2017.07
Creators:
Bonfils, Félix, 1831-1885
Dates:
undated
Languages:
English
Physical Description:
4 albumen prints
unmounted
Repository:

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
Four 19th century prints: 1 unmounted albumen print of the Great Pyramid entrance by Maison Bonfils. 28 x 21.5 cm.; 1 albumen print of Egyptian fruit sellers by the Zangaki Brothers, mounted on paper. 27 x 21 cm.; 1 unmounted albumen print of a Damascus fountain by Tancrède Dumas. 28.5 x 22.9 cm.; 1 albumen print of Karnak by Felix Bonfils, mounted on album page with printed caption label; 1 album page: 24.8 x 33.2 cm. Albumen print of Petra by Louis Vigne, mounted on paper. Page: 35.2 x 26.6 cm.; print: 25 x 19.6 cm.

Arrangement
Arrangement
One flat box.

Local Numbers
Local Numbers
FSA A2017.07

Digital Content

Using the Collection
Conditions Governing Access
Collection is open for research.

Custodial History
Custodial History
Purchased, 2017.

Keywords
Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Temples Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Egypt Place Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Petra (Extinct city) Place Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Jordan Place Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Karnak (Egypt) Place Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Gizeh (Egypt) Place Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Damascus (Syria) Place Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Photographs Type Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Albumen prints Type 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/