10 May 2002
SAMUEL BOURNE (1834-1912), BOURNE & SHEPHERD AND COLIN MURRAY (1840-1884)
Mixed Indian views
Over 120 albumen prints, including one 4-part panorama. 1860s-90s. The majority numbered and many signed in the negative; several titled on the mount. With one later gelatin silver print, Bourne & Shepherd blindstamp credit on the mount.
Varying in size to approximately 9½ x 11½ in. (24 x 29.5cm.); the panorama 7 x 36¼in. (92 x 17.8cm.)
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Includes a panorama of Calcutta, architecture, Himalayan views, tree studies in Darjeeling, a Toda and Bengal villages and river scenes.
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