[Monastery on the shores of the Volga, Nizhny Novgorod]

Unknownabout 1860

The J. Paul Getty Museum

The J. Paul Getty Museum
Los Angeles, United States

A monastery complex built on a hill overlooking the Volga River. The monastery has a tower and three buildings with domed roofs. The domes each have a cross on top of them. There is a city built below the monastery.


  • Title: [Monastery on the shores of the Volga, Nizhny Novgorod]
  • Creator: Unknown
  • Date Created: about 1860
  • Location Created: Nizhny Novgorod, Russia
  • Physical Dimensions: 17.8 × 23.5 cm (7 × 9 1/4 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.675.20
  • Credit Line: The J. Paul Getty Museum, Los Angeles
  • Creator Display Name: Unknown maker, French ?
  • Classification: Photographs (Visual Works)

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