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Le Carmel : Monastère du Carmel et baie de Caïffa [Graphic]
Fromet, Abbé
Mount Carmel
Carmelite Monastery
Object Details:
1 photograph : albumen ; 16.5 x 12.5 cm ( 6.5 x 4.875 in).
Photographs are housed in a burlap-covered box; the burlap has been decorated using crewelwork with symbols and borders on four sides and the lid; the names "Bethlehem," "Bethanie," "Nazar[eth]," and "Jerusalem" each appear on one of the four sides; a pamphlet entitled "Souvenirs Photographiques d'un Pélerinage du Pénitence en Terre-Sainte par M. l'abbé Fromet, curé d'Angé (Loir-et-Cher)" and a list of the mounted photographs accompanies the XBD photographs; no title appears on the matte or the photograph; handwritten "4" on the matte refers to the number in the pamphlet
Carmelite monastery on Mt. Carmel; young trees planted on the ridge at the left side; the bay in the distance
CAJS Image Collection XBD FRO 3704 XBD3
The Lenkin Family Collection of Photography, University of Pennsylvania Libraries