Abdullah Freres (active 1858 to 1899) - wagon of women fellaheen in Cairo, Egypt

Description
Abdullah Freres (active 1858 to 1899) - wagon of women fellaheen in Cairo, Egypt
Albumin print- c. 1860

Very beautiful and amazing snapshot representing several women fellaheen (peasant women of Cairo) in a cart with his driver, in the streets of Cairo, in Egypt.
Sharpness: Very good.
Contrast: Very good
Details: Very good
Base: Cardboard
Size: 20x26cm
Signed and captioned at the bottom left and right, entries in the negative.

The Abdullah brothers were three: Vichen (1820 -1902), Hovsep (1830 -1908) and Kevork Abdullahian ( 1839-1918) are ottoman photographers of Armenian origin who acquired an international reputation during the period of the end of the Ottoman Empire. They took pictures of panoramic views and famous individuals, specially the Ottoman sultans. Most of their photographs are of orientalist style and were taken in the Ottoman Empire.
Shipped by registered mail.

Lot details
Artist
Abdullah Frères
Title of artwork
Femmes fellahs au Caire
Technique
Albumen paper process
Signature
Signed in negative
Condition
Fine
Vintage print
Yes
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