Tombs of Sultan Mahmud II (r. 1808-1839) and Abd'ul Aziz (r. 1861-1876)
Jean Sébah, Policarpe Joaillier
Arts of the Islamic World
On View: Arts of the Islamic World, 2nd floor
Gelatin silver photograph
Purchased with funds given by Dr. and Mrs. Shahrokh Ahkami and an anonymous donor
Prior to 1995, provenance not yet documented; by 1995, acquired by Charles Nes 19th Century Photography LLC, New York, NY; October 19, 1995, purchased from Charles Nes 19th Century Photography LLC by the Brooklyn Museum.
Jean Sébah (Turkish, 1872-1947). Tombs of Sultan Mahmud II (r. 1808-1839) and Abd'ul Aziz (r. 1861-1876), 1890-1900. Gelatin silver photograph, 12 x 16in. (30.5 x 40.6cm). Brooklyn Museum, Purchased with funds given by Dr. and Mrs. Shahrokh Ahkami and an anonymous donor, 1995.86.7 (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 1995.86.7_IMLS_PS3.jpg)
overall, 1995.86.7_IMLS_PS3.jpg. Brooklyn Museum photograph, 2009
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