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Cavalry Camp, looking towards Kadikoi

A work made of salted paper print, from the album "photographic pictures of the seat of war in the crimea" (1856).
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  • A work made of salted paper print, from the album "photographic pictures of the seat of war in the crimea" (1856).




Roger Fenton
English, 1819–1869

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Roger Fenton


Cavalry Camp, looking towards Kadikoi


England (Artist's nationality:)

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Made 1855


Salted paper print, from the album "Photographic Pictures of the Seat of War in the Crimea" (1856)


Printed recto, on mount, lower left, in black ink: "Deposé"; recto, on mount, lower right, in black ink: "Cavalry Camp, looking towards Kadikoi."; recto, on mount, along bottom edge, in black ink: "Photographed by R. Fenton. Manchester, Published by T. Agnew & Sons, March 25th 1856. / London, P. & D. Colnaghi H[?] Paris, Moulin, 23, Rue Richer. New York, Williams H[?]."; unmarked verso


Image/paper: 26.1 × 34.3 cm (10 5/16 × 13 9/16 in.); Mount: 40.5 × 53.3 cm (16 × 21 in.)

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Photography Gallery Fund

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