Detail View: Costume History: Mt. Ararat as Seen from the Village of Khor-Virab, on the Eastern Side

Work Record ID: 
14151
Work Type: 
prints (visual works)
Title: 
Mt. Ararat as Seen from the Village of Khor-Virab, on the Eastern Side
Title Alternative: 
Mt. Ararat, as Seen from the East
Measurements: 
23.2 cm x 14.4 cm
Material: 
paper
Material: 
ink
Technique: 
lithography
Creator: 
Perkins, Charlotte Bass, 1808-1897
Cultural Context: 
Persian (culture)
Date Original: 
1843
Location: 
Andover, Massachusetts, USA
Repository: 
Western Michigan University, Libraries, Kalamazoo, Michigan, USA
Call number: 
DS 258 .P4 1843
Style Period: 
Qajar
Subject-LCNA: 
Perkins, Justin 1805-1869
Subject-LCSH: 
Landscape drawing--19th century
Subject-LCSH: 
Villages--Iran
Subject-LCSH: 
Aras River
Subject-AAT: 
villages
Subject-TGM: 
Landscape drawing
Subject-TGN: 
Iran (nation)
Subject-Keywords: 
Aras River, Mt. Ararat
Relation: 
Electronic version available through Google Books: http://books.google.com/books?id=RmoqAAAAYAAJ&printsec=frontcover&dq=Perkins+AND+Persia&hl=en&ei=72gtTseAFrGOsAKq0LmmCw&sa=X&oi=book_result&ct=result&resnum=5&ved=0CDwQ6AEwBA#v=onepage&q=Perkins%20AND%20P
Description: 
P. 133 "The country of the valley of the ArrĂ¡s, over which we passed today is enchanting. Many considerable tributaries enter the river, thickly studded with fruit-gardens, orchards, and villages." Black and white lithograph of Mt. Ararat from the east side. The Aras River runs through the center of the image. Below the river is a village of Khor-Virah with a church and several houses.
Image Source: 
Perkins, Justin. A Residence of Eight Years in Persia, Among the Nestorian Christians: with Notices of the Muhammedans. Andover, MA: Allen, Morrill & Wardwell, 1843.
Work Rights: 
Western Michigan University Libraries, Kalamazoo, Michigan, USA
Image Type: 
digital images
Image Format: 
image/tiff; image/jp2
Image Measurements: 
89,165,473 bytes
View Description: 
general views
Digital Publisher: 
Western Michigan University
Collection Title: 
Costume History Collection
Image Rights: 
Western Michigan University Libraries
Image Access: 
For use of digital image, contact Special Collections, Waldo Library, Western Michigan University, Kalamazoo, Michigan, USA 49008-5350
Image Identifier: 
EXWS_Cos_Per_004