20 May 2003
JOSEPH-PHILIBERT GIRAULT DE PRANGEY
136. Kaire. G.[mr] Ebn Touloun. Cour-fen.[être]
Two quarter-plate images on one half-plate daguerreotype. n.d. Titled and numbered in ink on label on verso.
7 3/8 x 4¾in. (18.8 x 12cm.)
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A double detail, in which each image has the same orientation and a clearly defined band separates the two pictures. The lower of the two images, showing the arcaded wall of the courtyard, establishes a context for the window detail above.
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