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[At entrance to upper chartak (canopy) of Shakh-i Zindeh, Samarkand]

December 31, 1904
Prokudin-Gorski , Serge Mikha lovich, 1863-1944, photographer
Architectural and Building
Babur II 1881-1920

[At entrance to upper chartak (canopy) of Shakh-i Zindeh, Samarkand]



Subject Headings - Tombs & sepulchral monuments - Doors & doorways - Architectural decorations & ornaments - Muslims--Men - Asia, Central - Uzbekistan--Samarqand Headings Color separation negatives. Glass negatives. Group portraits. Portrait photographs. Genre Glass negatives Color separation negatives Portrait photographs Group portraits Notes - Title devised by Library staff. (Source: International Research Project "The Legacy of S.M. Prokudin Gorsky" 2012-2016). Former incorrect title was based on inaccurate title in album LOT 10338. - Credit line: Prokudin-Gorski photograph collection, Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division. - Corresponding photographic print is in album: Views in Central Asia, Russian Empire, LOT 10338, no. 49. - Digital color rendering and retouching by Walt Frankhauser, WalterStudio, 2005-2020. - Digital color composite made for the Library by Blaise Ag era y Arcas, 2004. - General information about the Prokudin-Gorski photograph collection is available at: - Forms part of: Prokudin-Gorski photograph collection (Library of Congress). Medium 1 negative (3 frames) : glass, b&w, three-color separation ; 24 x 9 cm. Call Number/Physical Location LC-P87- 8045 [P&P] LOT 10338, Source Collection Prokudin-Gorski , Serge Mikha lovich, 1863-1944. Prokudin-Gorski Collection (Library of Congress) Repository Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division Washington, D.C. 20540 USA Digital Id ppem 02127 prokc 21813 prok 11813 prok 01813 Library of Congress Control Number 2018680147 Reproduction Number LC-DIG-ppem-02127 (digital color rendering from digital files from glass neg.) LC-DIG-prokc-21813 (digital color composite from digital file from glass neg.) LC-DIG-prok-11813 (detail of digital file showing single frame from glass neg.) LC-DIG-prok-01813 (digital file from glass neg.) Rights Advisory No known restrictions on publication. For additional information on commercial use, see "Prokudin-Gorskii...," Access Advisory Restricted access. For reference access, please use the digital images in the online catalog to preserve the fragile original items. Online Format image LCCN Permalink Additional Metadata Formats MARCXML Record MODS Record Dublin Core Record

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