La Grande Pyramide de Ghizeh

Made:
1857 in Pyramids of Giza
maker:
James Robertson
and
Felice Beato
'La Grande Pyramide de Ghizeh'
      A photograph of the Great Pyramid at Giza, near Cairo, Egypt

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'La Grande Pyramide de Ghizeh' A photograph of the Great Pyramid at Giza, near Cairo, Egypt
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A photograph entitled 'La Grande Pyramide de Ghizeh', taken by James Robertson and Felice Beato in 1857.

Robertson and Beato began working together in 1853. Together they photographed in Constantinople (now Istanbul), Greece, Jerusalem, and Balaklava where they documented the Crimean War, continuing the work of Roger Fenton (1819-1869).

Details

Category:
Photographs
Object Number:
1939-180/4
type:
photograph
taxonomy:
  • visual and verbal communication
credit:
The National Media Museum, Bradford