Chutter Manzil Palace, with the King's Boat in the Shape of a Fish - First Attack of Sir Colin Campbell, November 1857, Lucknow

Object Details

Title:

Chutter Manzil Palace, with the King's Boat in the Shape of a Fish - First Attack of Sir Colin Campbell, November 1857, Lucknow

Artist/Maker:

Felice Beato (English, born Italy, 1832 - 1909)

Culture:

British

Place:

Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh, India (Place created)

Date:

1858

Medium:

Albumen silver print

Object Number:

2007.26.208.14

Dimensions:

24.2 × 30.1 cm (9 1/2 × 11 7/8 in.)

Credit Line:

Partial gift from the Wilson Centre for Photography

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View of the Chutter Manzil, or Chattar Manzil, Palace, a palatial complex on a riverbank in ruins, with a fish-shaped boat in the foreground. Also visible are three men dressed in traditional garments.

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Provenance
1991 - 2007

The Wilson Centre for Photography, sold to the J. Paul Getty Museum, 2007.

Exhibitions
Felice Beato: A Photographer on the Eastern Road (December 7, 2010 to May 6, 2012)
  • The J. Paul Getty Museum at the Getty Center (Los Angeles), December 7, 2010 to April 24, 2011
  • Tokyo Metropolitan Museum of Photography (Chiyoda-Kn, Tokyo), March 6 to May 6, 2012