Vidy Tikhvinskago bol'sh. monastyria. V pamiat' piatisot [sic 1] lietiia. 1383-1883.

Collection Data

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1883
Library locations
The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Photography Collection
Shelf locator: Slav. Reserve (Photo) (Geiman. Tipy russkikh kolonistov)
Tikhvin (Russia)
Content: According to Pierre Apraxine, "10 albumen prints, originally bound in hardcover album with gilt titles, now separately preserved with cover in archival box. Prints of various sizes, oval: 6 1/4 x 11 1/8"; rectangular: 6 7/8 x 8 7/8"; titled on mounts in gold ink in calligraphic Slavonic script. 2 general views from south and east. 5 views of various churches: Dormition, in which Icon of the Virgin of Tikhvin is kept; Protection and Belltower; "Krylechko" with the miraculous icon painted on the wall; Erection of the cross; Ascension. 1 general view of town. 2 images of an icon: Altar with the Icon of the Virgin of Tikhvin; and a representation of the Icon in the main monastery of Tikhvin, commemorating the 500 years of the apparition. Excellent group of documentary images. The general views are particularly good and the view of the city is outstanding."
Physical Description
Albumen prints
Extent: 10 mounted photographs ; 25x36 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b11614038
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): fac3b310-c623-012f-e26c-58d385a7bc34
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