View of the ruins of the temple dedicated to the sun-god, Surya, at Martand. Also visible in the foreground is a man dressed in traditional garments, standing and facing the camera.


  • Title: Martund
  • Creator: Francis Frith
  • Date Created: about 1864
  • Location Created: Martand, Anantnag, Kashmir, India
  • Physical Dimensions: 16 × 20.7 cm (6 5/16 × 8 1/8 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: 2007.26.206.56
  • Culture: English
  • Credit Line: The J. Paul Getty Museum, Los Angeles, Partial gift from the Wilson Centre for Photography
  • Creator Display Name: Francis Frith (English, 1822 - 1898)
  • Classification: Photographs (Visual Works)

Get the app

Explore museums and play with Art Transfer, Pocket Galleries, Art Selfie, and more


Google apps