No. 19. Pugahm Myo. Ananda Pagoda

Capt. Linneaus Tripe1855

The J. Paul Getty Museum

The J. Paul Getty Museum


  • Title: No. 19. Pugahm Myo. Ananda Pagoda
  • Creator: Capt. Linneaus Tripe
  • Date: 1855
  • Location Created: Calcutta, India
  • Physical Dimensions: 24.8 x 34.3 cm (9 3/4 x 13 1/2 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
  • Signature: (Recto, print) lower right, signed: "L. Tripe";
  • Object Type: Print
  • Object Status: Permanent Collection
  • Number: 2013.29.1
  • Inscription: (Recto, mount) lower center, adhered letterpress label: "No. 19. Pugahm Myo. Ananda Pagoda./ Or 'the Infinite.' It was built around A.D. 1060, and restored during the present century and is now in perfect repair. The chant of the worshippers, the lofty aisles with their long vistas, make this building resemble a/ Christian Cathedral rather than a Heathen Temple." lower right, in pencil: "20";
  • Display Location: Not currently on view
  • Department: Photographs
  • Culture: British
  • Classification: Photographs