[A Street in Algiers]

Jean Geiserabout 1870–1890

The J. Paul Getty Museum

The J. Paul Getty Museum
Los Angeles, United States

Three veiled women wearing all white walking down a narrow cobblestone street. Children and other figures are standing or seated against the buildings behind the women.


  • Title: [A Street in Algiers]
  • Creator: Jean Geiser
  • Date Created: about 1870–1890
  • Location Created: Algiers, Algeria
  • Physical Dimensions: 26.6 × 19.2 cm (10 1/2 × 7 9/16 in.)
  • Type: Print
  • External Link: Find out more about this object on the Museum website.
  • Medium: Albumen silver print
  • Terms of Use: Open Content
  • Number: 84.XP.708.75
  • Culture: Swiss
  • Credit Line: The J. Paul Getty Museum, Los Angeles
  • Creator Display Name: Jean Geiser (Swiss, 1848 - 1923)
  • Classification: Photographs (Visual Works)

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