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Creators:
Sevruguin, Antoin, 1851-1933
Dates:
1894
Level:
item
Size:
1 glass negative (b&w, 17.9 cm. x 12.7 cm.)
Collection ID:
FSA.A.04
Repository:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives

"Most probably a scene from Aziz al-Sultan's wedding ceremony." [Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives, Curatorial Research Assistant]

- Handwritten number (inked, probably by Antoin Sevruguin) reads, "1163."

- Handwritten information on slip of paper (from a 1943-1944 cash book, produced by the Bathni Brothers, Tehran) reads, "339) Celebration in Gulistan palace." [Myron Bement Smith Collection, Subseries 2.1: Islamic Archives History, Collection Information]

- Myron Bement Smith handwritten caption in English reads, "47.P; Box 58.3: Tehran. Gulistan Palace. Celebration (339)." [Myron Bement Smith Collection, Subseries 2.1: Islamic Archives History, Collection Information; Box 60; Folder 44: 47 P: Antoine Sevruguin, glass negatives, Iran]

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Creators:
Sevruguin, Antoin, 1851-1933
Dates:
1880-1930
Level:
item
Size:
1 glass negative (b&w, 23.8 cm. x 17.8 cm.)
Collection ID:
FSA.A.04
Repository:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives

"The construction of the complex of Saltanat-Abad was ordered by Nasir al-Din Shah; it started in 1859 and was finished in 1887. Located in the north eastern part of present-day Tehran, the palace complex includes different (usually free-standing) buildings such as Hawz-Khana (fountain room), Khab-gah (bedroom), Haram-Khana (harem) and Abdar-Khana ...

- Handwritten information on slip of paper (from a 1943-1944 cash book, produced by the Bathni Brothers, Tehran) reads, "66) Baghi Ferdous above Tajrish." [Myron Bement Smith Collection, Subseries 2.1: Islamic Archives History, Collection Information]

- Myron Bement Smith handwritten caption in English reads, "47.P; Box 48.11: Tehran, Shimran, Baghi Ferdous above Tajrish." [Myron Bement Smith Collection, Subseries 2.1: Islamic Archives History, Collection Information; Box 60; Folder 44: 47 P: Antoine Sevruguin, glass negatives, Iran]

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Creators:
Sevruguin, Antoin, 1851-1933
Dates:
1880s-1928
Level:
item
Size:
1 Item (photographic print, b&w, 23.3 cm. x 17.7 cm.)
Collection ID:
FSA.A.04
Repository:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives

Joseph Upton purchased 66 black-and-white gelatin silver photoprints in 1928 from Antoin Sevruguin in Tehran (Iran), and subsequently donated them to the Committee for Islamic Culture, as reported in their official minutes of October 24, 1953.

- On recto of the print, scratched handwritten number (inked, probably by Antoin Sevruguin) reads, "1175."

- On verso of the print, handwritten number (penciled) reads, "240."

- On verso of the print, handwritten caption (penciled, probably by Antoin Sevruguin) in French reads, "La punition à l'atelier de broderie."

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Creators:
Sevruguin, Antoin, 1851-1933
Dates:
1880s-1928
Level:
item
Size:
1 Item (photographic print, b&w, 22.7 cm. x 16.3 cm.)
Collection ID:
FSA.A.04
Repository:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives

Joseph Upton purchased 66 black-and-white gelatin silver photoprints in 1928 from Antoin Sevruguin in Tehran (Iran), and subsequently donated them to the Committee for Islamic Culture, as reported in their official minutes of October 24, 1953.

- On recto of the print, handwritten number (inked, probably by Antoin Sevruguin) reads, "72."

- On recto of the print, scratched handwritten number (inked, probably by Antoin Sevruguin) reads, "1865."

- On verso of the print, handwritten caption (penciled, probably by Antoin Sevruguin) in French reads, "Ourmiah."

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Creators:
Sevruguin, Antoin, 1851-1933
Dates:
1880s-1928
Level:
item
Size:
1 Item (photographic print, b&w, 22.8 cm. x 17.1 cm.)
Collection ID:
FSA.A.04
Repository:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives

Joseph Upton purchased 66 black-and-white gelatin silver photoprints in 1928 from Antoin Sevruguin in Tehran (Iran), and subsequently donated them to the Committee for Islamic Culture, as reported in their official minutes of October 24, 1953.

- On recto of the print, handwritten number (inked, probably by Antoin Sevruguin) reads, "506."

- On recto of the print, scratched handwritten number (inked, probably by Antoin Sevruguin) reads, "772."

- On verso of the print, handwritten caption (penciled, probably by Antoin Sevruguin) in French reads, "Le berger persan."

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Creators:
Sevruguin, Antoin, 1851-1933
Dates:
1880s-1930
Level:
item
Size:
1 Item (photographic print, b&w, 22.8 cm. x 17 cm.)
Collection ID:
FSA.A.04
Repository:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives

Joseph Upton purchased 66 black-and-white gelatin silver photoprints in 1928 from Antoin Sevruguin in Tehran (Iran), and subsequently donated them to the Committee for Islamic Culture, as reported in their official minutes of October 24, 1953.

- On recto of the print, handwritten number (inked, probably by Antoin Sevruguin) reads, "109."

- On recto of the print, scratched handwritten number (inked, probably by Antoin Sevruguin) reads, "4?6."

- On verso of the print, handwritten caption (penciled, probably by Antoin Sevruguin) in French reads, "Séfid Roud."

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Creators:
Sevruguin, Antoin, 1851-1933
Dates:
1880-1930
Level:
item
Size:
1 glass negative (b&w, 20.9 cm. x 16.6 cm.)
Collection ID:
FSA.A.04
Repository:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives

"The image is the close relative of another image in the archive of Sevruguin's negatives that depict the same three women in similar attire and setting but in different poses (FSA A.4 2.12.GN.31.03)." [Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives, Curatorial Research Assistant]

- FSg curatorial research specialist remark on Antoin Sevruguin photo manipulation reads, "Black paper on the back. Very little black ink on the face of the negative. The face of the woman on the right and left are touched up. Varnish."

- Handwritten number (inked, probably by Antoin Sevruguin) reads, "341."

- Scratched handwritten number (inked, probably by Antoin Sevruguin) reads, "1238."

- Scratched handwritten number (inked, probably by Antoin Sevruguin) not readable.

- Handwritten information on slip of paper (from a 1943-1944 cash book, produced by the Bathni Brothers, Tehran) reads, "119) Persian women under kursi." [Myron Bement Smith Collection, Subseries 2.1: Islamic Archives History, Collection Information]

- Myron Bement Smith handwritten caption in English reads, "47.P; Box 43.10: Persian woman under kursi (# 119)." [Myron Bement Smith Collection, Subseries 2.1: Islamic Archives History, Collection Information; Box 60; Folder 44: 47 P: Antoine Sevruguin, glass negatives, Iran]

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Creators:
Sevruguin, Antoin, 1851-1933
Dates:
1880s-1928
Level:
item
Size:
1 Item (photographic print, b&w, 16.5 cm. x 22.4 cm.)
Collection ID:
FSA.A.04
Repository:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives

Joseph Upton purchased 66 black-and-white gelatin silver photoprints in 1928 from Antoin Sevruguin in Tehran (Iran), and subsequently donated them to the Committee for Islamic Culture, as reported in their official minutes of October 24, 1953.

- On recto of the print, handwritten number (inked, probably by Antoin Sevruguin) reads, "340."

- On verso of the print, handwritten number (penciled) reads, "219."

- On verso of the print, handwritten caption (penciled, probably by Antoin Sevruguin) in French reads, "Filles arméniennes à Ourmiah."

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Creators:
Sevruguin, Antoin, 1851-1933
Dates:
1880s-1930
Level:
item
Size:
1 Item (photographic print, b&w, 21.1 cm. x 16.3 cm.)
Collection ID:
FSA.A.04
Repository:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives

Joseph Upton purchased 66 black-and-white gelatin silver photoprints in 1928 from Antoin Sevruguin in Tehran (Iran), and subsequently donated them to the Committee for Islamic Culture, as reported in their official minutes of October 24, 1953.

- On recto of the print, handwritten number (inked, probably by Antoin Sevruguin) reads, "255."

- On recto of the print, scratched handwritten number (inked, probably by Antoin Sevruguin) reads, "---(?)."

- On verso of the print, handwritten caption (penciled, probably by Antoin Sevruguin) in French reads, "La Rue du Gaz."

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Creators:
Sevruguin, Antoin, 1851-1933
Dates:
1880s-1928
Level:
item
Size:
1 Item (photographic print, b&w, 16.8 cm. x 22 cm.)
Collection ID:
FSA.A.04
Repository:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives

Joseph Upton purchased 66 black-and-white gelatin silver photoprints in 1928 from Antoin Sevruguin in Tehran (Iran), and subsequently donated them to the Committee for Islamic Culture, as reported in their official minutes of October 24, 1953.

- On recto of the print, handwritten number (inked, probably by Antoin Sevruguin) reads, "36."

- On verso of the print, handwritten number (penciled) reads, "174."

- On verso of the print, handwritten caption (penciled, probably by Antoin Sevruguin) in French reads, "Les Bohémiennes."