The J. Paul Getty Museum

Mezarlik [illegible] (Cupressus horizontalis)

Object Details

Title:

Mezarlik [illegible] (Cupressus horizontalis)

Artist/Maker:

John Kirk (Scottish, 1832 - 1922)

Culture:

Scottish

Place:

Turkey (Place Created)

Date:

1855–1856

Medium:

Albumen silver print

Object Number:

84.XA.619.39

Dimensions:

14 × 18.6 cm (5 1/2 × 7 5/16 in.)

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Object Description

View of a cemetery with tall Mediterranean cypress trees and other overgrown plants. The area is also strewn with stone blocks.