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Native Bazaar

Accession Number
1995/1.74

Title
Native Bazaar

Artist(s)
John Edward Saché

Artist Nationality
German (culture or style)

Object Creation Date
circa 1865-1880

Medium & Support
albumen print on paper

Dimensions
8 1/4 in x 11 3/16 in (20.96 cm x 28.42 cm);6 5/16 in x 20 1/16 in (16.03 cm x 50.96 cm);14 5/8 in x 17 15/16 in (37.15 cm x 45.56 cm)

Credit Line
Gift of Margaret and Howard Bond

Subject matter
Likely taken in rural Bengal, this photograph depicts a village scene or market, with a number of thatched-roof buildings situated on either side of a dirt path that recedes towards the background of the image. Following the path one can see an abandoned carriage in front of the foreground building, and market-goers crossing the street towards the middle-ground of the photograph. Behind the buildings a number of trees stretch their branches over the scene.

Physical Description
View of a village with a dirt road lined with thatched-roof structures.

Primary Object Classification
Photograph

Collection Area
Photography

Rights
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Keywords
Rural life
carriage
carriages (vehicles)
groups
huts
market villages
markets (events)
road
standing
stands (mercantile structures)
thatched roofs
travel photography
trees
villages
walking

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