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Linnaeus Tripe
Lighthouse Breakwater, 1852-1854 or 1861-1862
image: 26.8 34.2 cm (10 1/2 13 1/2 in.)
sheet: 28.2 35 cm (11 1/8 13 3/4 in.)
Janet Dewan

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Quarterdeck of HMS “Impregnable”, 1852-1854
image: 27 x 34.8 cm (10 5/8 x 13 3/4 in.)
mount: 28.6 x 35.7 cm (11 1/4 x 14 1/16 in.)
National Gallery of Art, Washington, The Sarah and William L Walton Fund, Diana and Mallory Walker Fund, and The Horace W. Goldsmith Foundation through Robert and Joyce Menschel

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Ye-nan-gyoung: Tamarind Tree, August 14-16, 1855
image overall: 26.3 34.7 cm (10 3/8 13 5/8 in.)
mount overall: 45.6 58.3 cm (17 15/16 22 15/16 in.)
mat overall: 50.8 61 cm (20 24 in.)
Courtesy Robert Hershkowitz, Charles Isaacs, Hans P. Kraus Jr.

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Pugahm Myo: Distant View of Gauda-palen Pagoda, August 20-24, 1855
image: 25.3 34.1 cm (10 13 3/8 in.)
mount: 45.6 58.3 cm (17 15/16 22 15/16 in.)
mat: 50.8 61 cm (20 24 in.)
Lent by The Metropolitan Museum of Art, Purchase, The Buddy Taub Foundation, Dennis A. Roach and Jill Roach, Directors, and Alfred Stieglitz Society Gifts, 2012
Image © The Metropolitan Museum of Art

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Pugahm Myo: Thapinyu Pagoda, August 20-24, 1855
image: 25.1 34.5 cm (9 7/8 13 5/8 in.)
mount: 45.6 58.3 cm (18 23 in.)
mat: 50.8 61 cm (20 24 in.)
Lent by The Metropolitan Museum of Art, Purchase, The Buddy Taub Foundation, Dennis A. Roach and Jill Roach, Directors, and Alfred Stieglitz Society Gifts, 2012
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Pugahm Myo: Carved Doorway in Courtyard of Shwe Zeegong Pagoda, August 20-24 or October 23, 1855
image: 32.5 26.9 cm (12 3/4 10 5/8 in.)
National Gallery of Art, Washington, Diana and Mallory Walker Fund

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Tsagain Myo: View near the Irrawadi River, August 29-30, 1855
image: 26.2 34.2 cm (10 1/4 13 1/2 in.)
National Gallery of Art, Washington, Stephen G. Stein Fund

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Tsagain Myo: Ruined Tazoung, August 29-30, 1855
image: 27 34.2 cm (10 5/8 13 1/2 in.)
mount: 45.7 58.2 cm (18 22 15/16 in.)
National Gallery of Art, Washington, Stephen G. Stein Fund

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Tsagain Myo: A Roadway, August 29-30, 1855
image: 24.5 34.1 cm (9 5/8 13 3/8 in.)
mount: 45.6 58.3 cm (17 15/16 22 15/16 in.)
mat: 50.8 61 cm (20 24 in.)
Lent by The Metropolitan Museum of Art, Purchase, The Buddy Taub Foundation, Dennis A. Roach and Jill Roach, Directors, and Alfred Stieglitz Society Gifts, 2012
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Amerapoora: Wooden Bridge, September 1–October 21, 1855
image: 22.3 32.4 cm (8 3/4 12 3/4 in.)
mount: 45.6 58.4 cm (17 15/16 23 in.)
mat: 50.8 61 cm (20 24 in.)
Lent by The Metropolitan Museum of Art, Purchase, The Buddy Taub Foundation, Dennis A. Roach and Jill Roach, Directors, and Alfred Stieglitz Society Gifts, 2012
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Amerapoora: Colossal Statue of Gautama Close to the North End of the Wooden Bridge, September 1 – October 21, 1855
image: 24.7 x 33.3 cm (9 3/4 x 13 1/8 in.)
mount: 58.2 x 45.4 cm (22 15/16 x 17 7/8 in.)
Collection of Charles Isaacs and Carol Nigro

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Amerapoora: View on the Lake, September 1-October 21, 1855
image: 22.4 34.8 cm (8 7/8 13 3/4 in.)
mount: 45.6 58.3 cm (17 15/16 22 15/16 in.)
mat: 50.8 61 cm (20 24 in.)
Courtesy Robert Hershkowitz, Charles Isaacs, Hans P. Kraus Jr.

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Amerapoora: Shwe-doung-dyk Pagoda, September 1-October 21, 1855
image: 25.8 34.6 cm (10 1/8 13 5/8 in.)
mount: 45.5 58.3 cm (17 15/16 22 15/16 in.)
mat: 50.8 60.96 cm (20 24 in.)
Lent by The Metropolitan Museum of Art, Purchase, The Buddy Taub Foundation, Dennis A. Roach and Jill Roach, Directors, and Alfred Stieglitz Society Gifts, 2012
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Amerapoora: Toung-lay-lou-tiy Kyoung, September 1-October 21, 1855
image: 26.6 33.5 cm (10 1/2 13 1/4 in.)
National Gallery of Art, Washington, Stephen G. Stein Fund

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Amerapoora: Corner of Mygabhoodee-tee Kyoung, September 1-October 21, 1855
image: 27.3 34.4 cm (10 3/4 13 1/2 in.)
mount: 45.6 58.4 cm (17 15/16 23 in.)
mat: 50.8 61 cm (20 24 in.)
Lent by The Metropolitan Museum of Art, Purchase, The Buddy Taub Foundation, Dennis A. Roach and Jill Roach, Directors, and Alfred Stieglitz Society Gifts, 2012
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Amerapoora: Part of Balcony on the South Side of Maha-oung-meeay-liy-mhan Kyoung, September 1-October 21, 1855
image: 26.9 34.7 cm (10 5/8 13 5/8 in.)
mount: 45.6 58.3 cm (17 15/16 22 15/16 in.)
mat: 50.8 61 cm (20 24 in.)
Lent by The Metropolitan Museum of Art, Purchase, The Buddy Taub Foundation, Dennis A. Roach and Jill Roach, Directors, and Alfred Stieglitz Society Gifts, 2012
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Rangoon: Near View of the Shwe Dagon Pagoda, November 1855
image: 34.5 27.2 cm (13 5/8 10 3/4 in.)
mount: 58.4 45.7 cm (23 18 in.)
National Gallery of Art, Washington, Edward J. Lenkin Fund

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Rangoon: Henzas on the East Side of the Shwe Dagon Pagoda, November 1855
image: 26.1 34.3 cm (10 1/4 13 1/2 in.)
mount: 45.7 58.4 cm (18 23 in.)
mat: 50.8 61 cm (20 24 in.)
Lent by The Metropolitan Museum of Art, Purchase, The Buddy Taub Foundation, Dennis A. Roach and Jill Roach, Directors, and Alfred Stieglitz Society Gifts, 2012
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Rangoon: Signal Pagoda, November 1855
image: 26 34.6 cm (10 1/4 13 5/8 in.)
mount: 45.6 58.3 cm (17 15/16 22 15/16 in.)
mat: 50.8 61 cm (20 24 in.)
Private Collection, Courtesy Hans P. Kraus Jr.

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Royacottah: View from the Top of the Hill, Looking North-Northwest and by North, December 1857 - January 1858
image: 26 x 35.6 cm (10 1/4 x 14 in.)
mount: 45.7 x 57.2 cm (18 x 22 1/2 in.)
Collection of Charles Isaacs and Carol Nigro

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Beekinpully: Permaul’s Swing at Mariammah Covil, December 1857-January 1858
image: 26 35.6 cm (10 1/4 14 in.)
mount: 45.72 57.15 cm (18 22 1/2 in.)
Collection of Charles Isaacs and Carol Nigro

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Between Chittumputty and Teramboor: Elephant Rock, End View, January-February 1858
image: 23.8 36.8 cm (9 3/8 14 1/2 in.)
page size: 43.3 56.1 cm (17 1/16 22 1/16 in.)
The British Library, London

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Madura: The Vygay River, with Causeway, across to Madura, January – February 1858
image: 23.1 x 35.4 cm (9 1/8 x 14 in.)
National Gallery of Art, Washington, The Carolyn Brody Fund and Horace W. Goldsmith Foundation through Robert and Joyce Menschel

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Madura: Pillars in the Recessed Portico in the Roya Gopurum, with the Base of One of the Four Sculpted Monoliths, January – February 1858
image: 35.6 28.1 cm (14 11 in.)
page size: 56 43.4 cm (22 1/16 17 1/16 in.)
The British Library, London

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Madura: The Blackburn Testimonial, January – February 1858
image: 25.3 35.1 cm (10 13 7/8 in.)
page size: 43.6 56 cm (17 3/16 22 1/16 in.)
The British Library, London

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Madura: The Great Pagoda Jewels, January – February 1858
image: 21.9 30.1 cm (8 5/8 11 7/8 in.)
mount: 45.1 57.3 cm (17 3/4 22 9/16 in.)
mat: 53.6 60.8 cm (21 1/8 23 15/16 in.)
Lent by The Metropolitan Museum of Art, Gilman Collection, Purchase, Cynthia Hazen Polsky Gift, 2005
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Elliot Marbles and Other Sculpture from the Central Museum Madras: Group 26, May-June 1858
image: 25.8 23.2 cm (10 1/8 9 1/8 in.)
mount: 45.1 33 cm (17 3/4 13 in.)
mat: 61 50.8 cm (24 20 in.)
Lent by The Metropolitan Museum of Art, The Rubel Collection, Purchase, Lila Acheson Wallace and Richard and Ronay Menschel Gifts, 1997
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Central Museum Madras: Group 27, May – June 1858
image: 23.4 29.9 cm (9 1/4 11 3/4 in.)
mount: 33.1 45 cm (13 1/16 17 11/16 in.)
mat: 47 57.1 cm (18 1/2 22 1/2 in.)
Lent by The Metropolitan Museum of Art, Purchase, Cynthia Hazen Polsky Gift and The Horace W. Goldsmith Foundation Gift, through Joyce and Robert Menschel, 1991
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Tanjore: Wrought-Iron Gun on a Cavalier in the Fort, March-April 1858
image: 26.1 36.1 cm (10 1/4 14 1/4 in.)
page size: 43.8 56.1 cm (17 1/4 22 1/16 in.)
The British Library, London

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Captain Linnaeus Tripe: Photographer of India and Burma, 1852–1860
September 21, 2014—January 4, 2015

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