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Portrait of a bird standing in front of a chicken wire fence. Medium: Gelatin silver print.
- 1935 (20th February)
- Made in: Khartoum
- (Africa,Sudan,Khartoum (district),Khartoum (city))
- Length: 11.9 centimetres
- Width: 18.4 centimetres
Inscription ContentAlbum title: "THE SUDAN & EGYPT 1935 MARY S. R. SINCLAIR" [embossed gilt on album cover]. Front end papers: "R 81 - 105 K 1 - 48" [manuscript note]. Original description: "Shoebill - at Khartoum. 20-II-35." [manuscript note on print border].
Cataloguer's comment: Album contains 71 photographs. Main themes of album: Travel along Nile through Sudan and Egypt showing indigenous people and settlements, boats used on the river, tombs, temples and monuments in Egypt and the market at Luxor. Albums Af,A8 to Af,A20 and Af,A22 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: EPF1878
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