Linnaeus Tripe, ‘Sculpture Study, Central Museum, Madras and The Pagoda Jewels, Madura’, 1858-1859, Phillips

Each approximately 8 1/2 x 11 1/2 in. (21.6 x 29.2 cm)

Signature: The first with 'Photographer to government' credit blindstamp and plate numbers '28', '7' in an unidentified hand in ink on the mount; 'County Borough of Southport Library' stamp on the reverse of the mount. The second with 'Photographer to government' credit blindstamp on the mount; printed number '11' on trimmed paper affixed to the mount.

Dewan, The Photographs of Linnaeus Tripe: A Catalogue Raisonné, pp. 434, 673, CR6-134, CR8-117
The Metropolitan Museum of Art, The Waking Dream: Photography's First Century, Selections from the Gilman Paper Company Collection, p. 303

The first:
County Borough of Southport Public Library, England
Lowinsky Gallery, New York
Sotheby's, New York, 17 April 1991, lot 59A
Charles Isaacs Photographs, Inc., New York, 1993

The second:
Collection of Paul F. Walter, New York
Christie's, London, 5 June 1996, lot 243

About Linnaeus Tripe

British, 1822-1902, Devonport, United Kingdom, based in India