The People of India

The People of India - 19th Century
[Photographer unknown].
Talaing, Burmah and Pegu. No. 465.

[c.1875]. Albumen print, mounted on original mount, printed title and number below image. Dimensions: 125 by 175mm. (5 by 6.8 inches). Rare.
Provenance: Marked in Calcutta, India.

The People of India is one of the most important 19th century attempts to harness photography to an ethnographic project.

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