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Armenians and Armenian Photographers in the Ottoman Empire

- November 7, 2014 in armenia, Curator's Choice, Featured, ottoman empire, Public Domain, street photography

Julia Grimes, research assistant at the Getty Research Institute, introduces a fascinating selection of images from the Pierre de Gigord Collection detailing Armenian life in the 19th-century Ottoman Empire, many from the studio of Armenian photographers Pascal Sebah and the Abdullah Frères.