Artist Pascal Sébah, Turkish, active ca. 1823-1886
  • Tobacco and Pipe Shop, Cairo
  • Marchand de Tumbeki à des Narghilehs (alternate title)
Date 19th century
Medium albumen print
Dimensions Image: 10 3/8 × 8 1/8 inches (26.4 × 20.6 cm)
Mount: 15 3/4 × 12 5/8 inches (40 × 32.1 cm)
Credit Line Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Edgar B. Whitcomb
Accession Number 1988.107
Department Prints, Drawings & Photographs
Not On View
Signed Signed, in the negative, lower right: P. Sébah
Inscriptions Inscribed, in the negative, lower left: No. 552 Marchand de Tumbeki à des Narghilehs.
Inscribed, in ink, on the mount, lower center: Tobacco and pipe dealers, Egypt.
Mr. and Mrs. Edgar B. Whitcomb;
1988-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)