Nossa Senhora da Glória do Outeiro church.

Augusto Stahlcirca 1865

 Instituto Moreira Salles

Instituto Moreira Salles
Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

A native of France, Theophile Auguste Stahl set about documenting the urban landscape of Pernambuco starting in 1853. In the early 1860s he would open a studio on Rua do Ouvidor, in Rio. In 1868 he documented the construction of Brazil’s second rail line, the Recife and S. Francisco Railway, as well as Emperor D. Pedro II’s visit to Recife the following year.


  • Title: Nossa Senhora da Glória do Outeiro church.
  • Creator: Stahl, Augusto
  • Date: circa 1865
  • Location: Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
  • Physical Dimensions: w25,8 x h19,4 cm (primary support)
  • Provenance: Instituto Moreira Salles
  • Type: Photography
  • Rights: Gilberto Ferrez collection / Instituto Moreira Salles
  • External Link: http://www.ims.com.br
  • Medium: Albumen print

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