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Jérusalem :
Title:
Jérusalem : Tombeau d'Absalon [Graphic]
Year:
[1886-1887].
Creator:
Fromet, Abbé
Category:
Tomb Of Absalom
Object Details:
1 photograph : albumen ; 12.2 x 16.5 cm ( 4.75 x 6.5 in).
Notes:
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 "53" on the matte refers to the number in the pamphlet
Tomb of Absalom and the surrounding hillside; view taken from the northwest
Collection:
CAJS Image Collection XBD FRO 3739 XBD38
The Lenkin Family Collection of Photography, University of Pennsylvania Libraries