The Smolnoi Monastery

A work made of salted paper print.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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  • A work made of salted paper print.

Date:

1851/52

Artist:

Roger Fenton
English, 1819–1869

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Artist

Roger Fenton

Title

The Smolnoi Monastery

Origin

England

Date

1851–1852

Medium

Salted paper print

Inscriptions

Inscribed recto, on mount, along bottom edge, below image, in graphite: "The Smolnoi Monastery, from Okta [?], near St Petersburg."; unmarked verso

Dimensions

17.1 × 21.5 cm (image/paper); 43.4 × 55 cm (mount)

Credit Line

Restricted gift of Mrs. Leigh B. Block

Reference Number

1982.1407

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