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Updated: 14 April 2015
Portrait of three [?] European adult females and two European [?] adult males standing on a terrace around wicker chairs and a table. Wearing American dress. Medium: Gelatin silver print.
- 1936 (5th January)
- Made in: Algiers
- Length: 11.92 centimetres
- Width: 18.4 centimetres
Inscription ContentAlbum title: "ALGERIA FRENCH TOGOLAND DAHOMEY FRENCH NIGERIA SENEGAL MOROCCO, TANGIERS 1936 MARY S. R. SINCLAIR" [embossed gilt on album cover]. Original description: "Mons Jean de Rinequesen, Mme Meynier, Mme de Rinequesen, Général Meynier." [manuscript note on print border].
Cataloguer's comment: Album contains 85 photographs. Main themes of album: Portraits of colonial-officials, indigenous people, tapioca production in Benin, views of palaces, colonial residencies and other buildings. Albums Af,A8 to Af,A23 and Af,A25 to Af,A33 belong to the same series. Circumstances: [SIN-] PIC DOC 08.
Album bound in full leather. Good condition.
Copyright: British Museum (?).
Africa, Oceania & the Americas
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Object reference number: EPF2052
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