Collection Artwork
Alexandre Bougault (Paris, France, 1851 – 1911, Coutances, France)
Grand prière
c. 1890-1910
albumen print
paper size: 9 5/8 x 23 1/8 in.
mat size: 14 1/4 x 28 1/2 in.
The Jack Shear Collection of Photography at the Tang Teaching Museum
photographed in Algeria, Africa
2017.41.227
Inscribed, verso: 50 [“50” encircled] Grande prière / 14

Ongoing Research

Research on our collection is ongoing. If you have resources you’d like to share, please contact Associate Curator Rebecca McNamara.

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Inhabited Landscapes:
Bougault’s Algeria
Exhibition
Ana-Joel Falcón-Wiebe on Curating Inhabited Landscapes: Bougault’s Algeria
Video
Essay
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Pattern by Atlan Arceo-Witzl ’18
Inspired by the exhibition Other Side: Art, Object, Self
The Tang Pattern Project celebrates the Museum’s 20th anniversary. Organized by Head of Design Jean Tschanz-Egger, past and current Tang Design Interns created patterns inspired by the Museum’s exhibition and event history.