From a Drawing in the British Museum

Roger Fenton1858

The J. Paul Getty Museum

The J. Paul Getty Museum

  • Title: From a Drawing in the British Museum
  • Creator: Roger Fenton
  • Date: 1858
  • Location Created: London, England
  • Physical Dimensions: 17.8 x 27.5 cm (7 x 10 13/16 in.)
  • External Link: Find out more about this object on the Museum website.
  • Medium: Salted paper print
  • Source Credit Line: The J. Paul Getty Museum, Los Angeles
  • Object Type: Print
  • Object Status: Permanent Collection
  • Number: 84.XM.504.18
  • Markings: (Recto, print) lower center, red ink stamp: "BM" [British Museum]; (Recto, mount) lower left, imprinted: "Rembrandt"; lower right, imprinted: "Photographed by R. Fenton"; lower center, imprinted: "From a Drawing in the British Museum./ Cracherode Collection./ (Bequeathed.)/ London, Published by the Trustees at the British Museum 1858";
  • Inscription: (Verso, mount) lower right, in pencil: "Fenton #43";
  • Display Location: Not currently on view
  • Department: Photographs
  • Culture: English
  • Classification: Photographs