Plateau of Sebastopol I

Roger Fenton1855

The J. Paul Getty Museum

The J. Paul Getty Museum


  • Title: Plateau of Sebastopol I
  • Creator: Roger Fenton
  • Date: 1855
  • Location Created: Sevastopol, Ukraine
  • Physical Dimensions: 23.3 x 33.3 cm (9 3/16 x 13 1/8 in.)
  • External Link: Find out more about this object on the Museum website.
  • Medium: Albumen silver print
  • Source Credit Line: The J. Paul Getty Museum, Los Angeles
  • Object Type: Print
  • Object Status: Permanent Collection
  • Number: 84.XM.504.17
  • Markings: (Recto, mount) lower left, imprinted: "Deposè"; lower center, imprinted: "Plateau of Sebastopol./ 1/ Photographed by R. Fenton. Manchester. Published by T. Agnew & Sons. Jan. 1st 1856/ London. P&D Colnaghi & Co. Paris, Moulin 23, Rue Richer. New York, Williams & Co."; lower center, partial blindstamp: "AGNEW & CO.";
  • Inscription: (Verso) lower right, in pencil: "Fenton 1"
  • Display Location: Not currently on view
  • Department: Photographs
  • Culture: English
  • Classification: Photographs