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Women Posing with Bouquets, One of 274 Vintage Photographs

Antoin Sevruguin

Arts of the Islamic World

MEDIUM Albumen silver photograph
DATES late 19th century
PERIOD Qajar Period
DIMENSIONS 5 1/4 x 9 3/16 in. (13.3 x 23.3 cm)  (show scale)
CREDIT LINE Purchase gift of Leona Soudavar in memory of Ahmad Soudavar
PROVENANCE Prior to 1997, provenance not yet documented; by 1997, acquired by Massoud Nader, New York, NY; 1997, purchased from Massoud Nader by the Brooklyn Museum.
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CAPTION Antoin Sevruguin. Women Posing with Bouquets, One of 274 Vintage Photographs, late 19th century. Albumen silver photograph, 5 1/4 x 9 3/16 in. (13.3 x 23.3 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Purchase gift of Leona Soudavar in memory of Ahmad Soudavar, 1997.3.33. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 1997.3.33_IMLS_PS3.jpg)
IMAGE overall, 1997.3.33_IMLS_PS3.jpg. Brooklyn Museum photograph, 2009
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