Archival records from Faces and Places in Iran. Iranian photography at the turn of the 19th century (EAP001)

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  • Portrait photograph of Mass'oud Mirza Zell al-Sultan [1890s]

    Item Ref: EAP001/1/2/5
    Digital copy of a portrait photograph of Mass'oud Zell al-Sultan, taken in three-quarter profile. Zell al-Sultan is sitting on a chair against a painted backdrop of a garden, wearing full military dress.Photograph taken by Thooni Johannes, Esfahan, late 18 ...
  • Group portrait photograph

    Item Ref: EAP001/1/2/6
    Digital copy of a group portrait photograph of six men and five children sitting against a painted backdrop of a forest. Two of the men are holding guns, and sitting on piles of dead goats.Photograph taken by Mirza Hasan Khan Shams, Esfahan, date unknown, ...
  • Group portrait photograph of three women [c 1925]

    Item Ref: EAP001/1/2/7
    Digital copy of a group portrait photograph of three women, taken after the first Pahlavi dynasty placed a ban on Islamic coverings and veils.Photograph taken by Mirza Mehdi Khan Chehreh-Nama, Esfahan, c 1925; original print measures 90mm x 120mm. ...
  • Portrait photograph of Mass'oud Mirza Zell al-Sultan with goat [1880s]

    Item Ref: EAP001/1/2/8
    Digital copy of a portrait photograph showing Mass'oud Mirza Zell al-Sultan posing with a gun whilst standing next to a dead goat. Photographer unknown; Esfahan, 1880s; original print measures 130mm x 180mm. ...
  • Group portrait of Bakhtiari tribesmen [1890s-1910s]

    Item Ref: EAP001/1/2/9
    Digital copy of a group portrait of seven Bakhtiari tribesmen, posing with guns and ammunition. Photographer unknown, dated to 1890s-1910s, Esfahan. ...
  • Group portrait photograph featuring Taj al-Saltaneh [1906]

    Item Ref: EAP001/1/2/10
    Digital copy of a group portrait photograph featuring Taj al-Saltaneh, the daughter of Nasir al-Din Shah Qajar [shown on the right of the portrait]. The photograph was presented as a gift to her husband, a Bakhtiari chieftain. Photographer unknown, Tehran, ...
  • Portrait photograph of a man in a knee length coat

    Item Ref: EAP001/1/2/11
    Digital copy of a portrait photograph of an unidentified man wearing a knee length coat; his face is partially obscured by the collar.Photographer unknown; date unknown, probably 20th century; origin unknown; original print measures 117mm x 164mm. ...
  • Workers at the Inauguration of Esfahan's Telephone Exchange [1930s]

    Item Ref: EAP001/1/2/12
    Digital copy of a photograph showing workers at a switchboard on the inauguration of Esfahan's telephone exchange in the 1930s. Photographer unknown; original print measures 120mm x 160mm. ...
  • Group portrait of clerics at the house of Mirza Malek al-Tojar [1900-1920]

    Item Ref: EAP001/1/2/13
    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 ...
  • Group portrait photograph of an Armenian family in Julfa [1890s]

    Item Ref: EAP001/1/2/14
    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 ...
  • Group portrait photograph of the cast of a production of Othello [1920s]

    Item Ref: EAP001/1/2/15
    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 ...