DAC Collection Object Information
The North Shore of the Dead Sea,
From Sinai and Palestine
Albumen print on photographic paper mounted on medium-weight off-white wove paper as sewn leaf in bound volume
Dimensions (Image): 158 x 221 mm (6.2 x 8.7 in.)
Dimensions (Mount (album sheet)): 318 x 437 mm (12.5 x 17.2 in.)
Printed on mount: “THE NORTH SHORE OF THE DEAD SEA.”; inscribed in pencil, lower left corner: “52”; inscribed on negative in image, lower left corner: “Frith P 113”
Edition: As published in the album "Sinai and Palestine" (London: William Mackenzie), 1862
Accession number: 2009.16.16
Gift of Weston and Mary Naef in honor of Ella Dawes Naef, class of 2002, 2009
Provenance / Collectors' marks: Collector’s stamp of Weston J. Naef in red on verso of the volume’s title page
Bibliography: Douglas R. Nickel, Francis Frith in Egypt and Palestine: A Victorian Photographer Abroad (Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press, 2004), plate 59.
Work Type: photograph
Keywords: Click a term to find other records with the same keyword.