DE LA GRANGE (ALEXIS) 'Temple hindou moderne à Mirzapour, Bengale', Lille, Blanquart-Evrard, 1851
Lot 136
DE LA GRANGE (ALEXIS)
'Temple hindou moderne à Mirzapour, Bengale', Lille, Blanquart-Evrard, 1851
Sold for £1,875 (US$ 2,444) inc. premium

Lot Details
DE LA GRANGE (ALEXIS)
'Temple hindou moderne à Mirzapour, Bengale', salt print from waxed-paper negative, mounted within gilt border, printed caption below and publisher's blindstamp, mount spotted, image 220 x 170mm., Lille, Blanquart-Evrard, 1851

Footnotes

  • Plate 22 from Blanquart-Evrard's Album photographique de l'artiste et de l'amateur, 1851, which included five of de la Grange's photographs taken in 1849-50. De la Grange described this temple as "une des plus gracieuses productions de l'art moderne dans l'Inde. La petitesse de sa dimension est rachetée par le fini des sculptures dont il est orné" (plate list of the aforementioned work). See illustration overleaf.
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