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ID: 500120307
Page Link: http://vocab.getty.edu/page/ulan/500120307

 

Record Type: Corporate Body
Robertson & Beato (Turkish photography studio, established 1853 or 1854, dissolved 1867)

Note: Partnership under name "Robertson & Beato" between brother-in-laws James Robertson and Felice Beato was established 1853 or 1854, when Robertson opened a studio in the Péra district of Constantinople. Some photographs from the 1850s were signed "Robertson, Beato and Co.," perhaps implying brother, Antonio Beato, was working for the firm. The firm specialized in subjects from Turkey, Malta, Jerusalem, Damascus, Egypt, the Crimean War; noted for the panoramic photograph format. Worked 1856- 1858 in Malta and the Holy Land in 1857. Felice Beato and Antonio Beato each left the firm ca. 1857, although Robertson retained the trademark "Robertson & Beato."

Names:
Robertson & Beato (preferred,V,display)
Robertson and Beato (V)
Robertson and Beato Co. (V)
Robertson, Beato and Co. (V)
Robertson & Beato Co. (V)
Robertson, Beato et Cie. (V)

Nationalities:
Turkish (preferred)

Roles:
photography studio (preferred)

Gender: not applicable

Start and End Places:
Start:  Istanbul (İstanbul, Turkey) (inhabited place)

Events:
location:   Istanbul (İstanbul, Turkey) (inhabited place)

Related People or Corporate Bodies:
partner was (firm to person) ....  Beato, Antonio  during 1850s
................................................  (British photographer, ca. 1830-1903, Italian origin) [500033257]
partner was (firm to person) ....  Beato, Felice  1853/1854-1860
................................................  (British photographer, ca. 1830-after 1904, of Italian origin) [500002985]
partner was (firm to person) ....  Robertson, James  1854-1860
................................................  (English photographer, medalist, ca. 1810-after 1881) [500004067]

List/Hierarchical Position:
 ....  Corporate Bodies
 ........  Robertson & Beato (I)

Biographies:
(Turkish photography studio, established 1853 or 1854, dissolved 1867) ..... [CCA Preferred]
(photographic studio, established Constantinople (Turkey), now Istanbul (Turkey), 1853 or 1854; dissolved 1867) ..... [CCA]

Additional Names:

Sources and Contributors:
Robertson and Beato ........ [CCA]
......................................  Canadian Centre for Architecture database
Robertson and Beato Co. ........ [VP]
.............................................  Getty Vocabulary Program rules
Robertson & Beato ........ [CCA Preferred]
..................................  Eastman House Database [online] (n.d.)
Robertson, Beato and Co. ........ [CCA]
...............................................  Canadian Centre for Architecture database
Robertson & Beato Co. ........ [CCA]
.........................................  Canadian Centre for Architecture database
Robertson, Beato et Cie. ........ [CCA]
...............................................  Canadian Centre for Architecture database

Subject: ........ [CCA, Gallery Systems, VP]
....................  Auer, Encyclopédie des Photographes (1985)
....................  Canadian Centre for Architecture database
....................  Eastman House Database [online] (n.d.)
....................  Gallery Systems (2000-) LOC ID: n2007089743
....................  Getty Vocabulary Program rules
....................  James Robertson: Photographer of Istanbul (n.d.)
....................  Library of Congress Authorities database (n.d.) LOC ID: n2007089743
....................  Oztuncay, James Robertson (1992) 26
....................  Vaczek and Buckland, Travelers in Ancient Lands (1981) 190
....................  Zannier, Verso oriente: Fotografie di Antonio e Felice Beato (1986) 9-14
 
Note:
English .......... [CCA, VP]
.......... CCA Authority File (1980-)
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