This fonds consists of digital copies of photographs held by Parisa Damandan, created as part of the project EAP001 Faces and Places in Iran: Iranian Photography at the Turn of the 20th Century.The collection features material from a range of photographers, including Minas Patkerhanian Machertich, Amonallah Taighi, Thooni Johannes, Mirza Hasan Khan Shams, Mirza Mehdi Chereh-Nama, Ernst Hoeltzer, and other unidentified sources. The collection mainly consists of portrait photographs and group photographs, and includes photographs of Armenian immigrants which would have been attached to immigration documentation.The photographs were taken from 1880-1970s, in Esfahan and in the New Jolfa area of Esfahan; the original prints were created from gelatin and glass plate negatives.
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Digital copy of a group portrait of clerics at the house of Mirza Malek al-Tojar, Esfahan. Rugs have been arranged in front of the group, alongside vases of flowers (which have been coloured after the original print was developed) and hookahs (tobacco pipe ...
Digital copy of a group portrait photograph of an Armenian family in Julfa [Jolfa]. Taken by Ernst Hoeltzer in the 1890s. The original print measures 120mm x 160mm, and has been mounted on white card, illustrated with flowers around the border of the photo ...
Digital copy of a group portrait photograph showing the cast of a local theatre group production of Othello. The original print has been mounted onto a display board; the word "Othello" has been written on the board in Armenian.Photograph taken by Thooni J ...