Studio portrait of two Burmese dancers. 4366
Medium: Photographic print
A portrait of two Burmese dancers taken by an unknown photographer in the1860s. This photograph is from of the Archaeological Survey of India Collections and was exhibited in the Paris Exhibition of 1867. It is a carte-de-visite sized print on a mount with a decorative border in gold and red. Ethnographical prints were produced by large photographic firms operating in India as well as by smaller or temporary studios to meet European demands for souvenirs from the East.