No. 77. Amerapoora. The King's Water Palace

Capt. Linneaus Tripe1855

The J. Paul Getty Museum

The J. Paul Getty Museum


  • Title: No. 77. Amerapoora. The King's Water Palace
  • Creator: Capt. Linneaus Tripe
  • Date: 1855
  • Location Created: Calcutta, India
  • Physical Dimensions: 32.8 x 26.9 cm (12 15/16 x 10 9/16 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
  • Signature: (Recto, print) lower right, signed "L. Tripe";
  • Object Type: Print
  • Object Status: Permanent Collection
  • Number: 2013.29.2
  • Inscription: (Recto, mount) lower center, adhered letterpress label: "No. 77. Amerapoora. The Kings' Water Palace./ On the banks of the Irrawadi, used chiefly on the occasions of a boat-race."; lower right, in pencil: "80";
  • Display Location: Not currently on view
  • Department: Photographs
  • Culture: British
  • Classification: Photographs