Harbour of Balaklava, The Cattle Pier.

Roger Fenton1855

The J. Paul Getty Museum

The J. Paul Getty Museum


  • Title: Harbour of Balaklava, The Cattle Pier.
  • Creator: Roger Fenton
  • Date: 1855
  • Location Created: Balaklava, Crimea
  • Physical Dimensions: 29.2 x 36.2 cm (11 1/2 x 14 1/4 in.)
  • External Link: Find out more about this object on the Museum website.
  • Medium: Albumen silver print
  • Source Credit Line: The J. Paul Getty Museum, Los Angeles
  • Object Type: Print
  • Object Status: Permanent Collection
  • Number: 84.XM.504.30
  • Markings: (Recto, mount) lower left, imprinted: "Deposé"; lower center, imprinted: "Photographed by R. Fenton. Manchester, Published by T. Agnew & Sons, Jan 1st 1856./ London P&D. Colnaghi & Co., Paris, Moulin 23, Rue Richer, New York, Williams & Co."; lower center, publisher's blindstamp: "T. AGNEW & SONS/ PUBLISHERS/ MANCHESTER" [in an oval]; lower right, imprinted: "Harbour of Balaklava. The Cattle Pier.";
  • Inscription: (Verso, mount) lower right, in pencil: "Fenton- 6";
  • Display Location: Not currently on view
  • Department: Photographs
  • Culture: English
  • Classification: Photographs