Chromogenic print; copy of albumen silver print.


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Artist
John Burke, British, 1843(?)–1900
Simon Norfolk, British, born Nigeria, 1963
Title
The ‘Residency’. From outside of Bala Hissar.
The Residency had been the British Mission in Kabul and its destruction and the killing of its staff provided the pretext for a full-scale British invasion.
from the portfolio Burke + Norfolk: Photographs from the War in Afghanistan
Date
1878–1880, printed September 2011
Medium
Chromogenic print
Dimensions
Image: 8 9/16 × 14 15/16 in. (21.8 × 38 cm) Sheet: 15 × 20 in. (38.1 × 50.8 cm)
Credit Line

Gift of Morris Weiner

Current Location
Not on view
Accession Number
2016.224.101
Classification
Photographs
Provenance

The artist; [Gallery Luisotti, Santa Monica, California]; purchased by Morris Weiner, Houston, 2012; given to MFAH, 2016.