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Nakhon Thom [Angkor Wat], Cambodia. Photograph, 1981, from a negative by John Thomson, 1866.

  • Thomson, J. (John), 1837-1921.
Date
1981
Reference
19187i
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Description

A long stone gallery, glimpsed through trees. Palm trees in the foreground on the left, a timber and thatch house on the right hand side. Similar to Thomson's negative number 446

Publication/Creation

1981

Physical description

1 photograph : photoprint

Lettering

West front, Nakhon Watt, Cambodia

Notes

This is one of a collection of same-size contact prints made, in 1981, from John Thomson's original negatives. The glass negatives, made between 1868 and 1872, were purchased from Thomson by Sir Henry Wellcome in 1921 and are now in the Wellcome Institute Library

Lettering note

Bears Thomson's negative number: "462"

Reference

Wellcome Library no. 19187i


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