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Thomas Graham Russell (1748-1843), General, Taken at the Crimea

A work made of thinly albumenized print.
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Roger Fenton
English, 1819–1869

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Roger Fenton


Thomas Graham Russell (1748-1843), General, Taken at the Crimea


England (Artist's nationality:)

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Made 1855


Thinly albumenized print


Inscribed recto, on mount, upper left, in graphite: "2"; signed recto, on label, affixed to mount, below image, in black ink: "TG Russell"; inscribed recto, on mount, lower left, in black ink: "Russell"; recto, on mount, lower right, in black ink: "Taken at the Crimea"; inscribed verso, lower left, in black ink: "Thomas Grahame / Lord Lyndoch / 1748-1843 / General / Raised Perthshire / Volunteers, 1793"


Image/paper: 19.1 × 15.5 cm (7 9/16 × 6 1/8 in.); Mount: 30.3 × 23.1 cm (11 15/16 × 9 1/8 in.)

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Gift of Mrs. Everett Kovler

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