Archival records from Representing Self and Family. Preserving early Tamil studio photography (EAP737)

Showing 1 to 15 of 1,062 results
  • R. Dasen Studio (Karaikudi Branch) [20th century]

    Collection Ref: EAP737/1
    This collection of prints were produced by R.Dasen Studio (Karaikudi Branch). The prints were collected from junk yards and second markets mainly in Karaikudi, Madurai and Pondichery and are now preserved in the French Institute. The premises of the studio ...
  • Mummudi Collection [20th century]

    Collection Ref: EAP737/2
    This collection is a selection of prints from the personal collection of the Mummudi family. It contains 24 digitised prints ( black and white, overpainted and color). Personal names of individual family members have been omitted. Date of original material ...
  • Vasen Studio [20th century]

    Collection Ref: EAP737/3
    This collection is a sample loaned to EAP 737 for a trial digitisation by the present owner of Vasen Studio in Karaikudi. The sample was chosen by the owner himself. Vasen Studio was opened in 1947 and is still run by the children and children of the found ...
  • Vasen Studio [1952-1989]

    Collection Ref: EAP737/4
    This collection contains the complete photographic archive of Vasen Studio Karaikudi. The photographic material includes glass-plates, film negatives, prints and glass-mounted slides. The photographic material is dated between between 1952 and 1989. The ar ...
  • Samples Coimbatore and Karaikudi [20th century]

    Collection Ref: EAP737/5
    This collection contains samples of prints found in a certain number of the locations where members of the EAP737 pilot project went for fieldwork. These photos were collected in second-hand store, curios stores and junk yards. They are now housed in IFP. ...
  • Outdoor Portraits [1952-1989]

    Collection Ref: EAP737/4/1
    This series contains 9 files comprising 59 portraits taken 'outside' of Vasen studio. Some are taken outdoors and some indoors in various private households. ...
  • Miscellaneous [20th century]

    Collection Ref: EAP737/4/2
    This series contains 12 files and 77 photographs of miscellaneous photographs from the Vasen Studio archive. ...
  • Events [20th century]

    Collection Ref: EAP737/4/3
    This series contains 09 files comprising 191 photographs of various events subjects such as sports, political events, openings, etc. taken between 1952 and 1989. Numerous important and famous persons of Tamil society figure in these photographs such as ver ...
  • Studio Portrait [20th century]

    Collection Ref: EAP737/4/4
    This series contains 31 files comprising 558 studio portraits produced by Vasen Studio. ...
  • Advertisement [20th century]

    Collection Ref: EAP737/4/5
    This series contains 7 glass plates of advertissements. ...
  • Cinema [20th century]

    Collection Ref: EAP737/4/6
    This series contains 2 glass-plate copies of cinema actresses and 13 glass mounted colour slides of film posters. ...
  • R. Dasen Studio landscapes [20th century]

    File Ref: EAP737/1/1
    This series contains one landscape photographic print. Date of original material: unknown ...
  • R. Dasen Studio portraits [20th century]

    File Ref: EAP737/1/2
    This series contains 18 photographic prints of studio portraits. ...
  • Mummudi Family [20th century]

    File Ref: EAP737/2/1
    This series contains 24 photographic prints of studio portraits. Date of original material: unknown. ...
  • Exterior group portrait [20th century]

    File Ref: EAP737/3/1
    This file contains 1 Film negative ...