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Jérusalem : Tombeaux d'Absalon, de saint Jacques et de Zacharie [Graphic]
Fromet, Abbé
Valley Of Jehosaphat
Tomb Of Absalom
Tomb Of St. James
Tomb Of Zechariah
Object Details:
1 photograph : albumen ; 16.8 x 12 cm ( 6.625 x 4.75 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 "54" on the matte refers to the number in the pamphlet
Tombs of Absalom, Saint James and Zechariah with the Mount of Olives in the background; view taken from the southwest
CAJS Image Collection XBD FRO 3740 XBD39
The Lenkin Family Collection of Photography, University of Pennsylvania Libraries