Collection Artwork
Alexandre Bougault (Paris, France, 1851 – 1911, Coutances, France)
La grande prière No 3
c. 1890-1915
sepia-toned gelatin silver print (with tinted baryta)
paper size: 9 1/8 x 23 1/8 in.
The Jack Shear Collection of Photography at the Tang Teaching Museum
photographed in Algeria, Africa
2017.41.197
Blindstamped, lower right: BOUGAULT / TOULON [encircled]
Inscribed in pencil, verso, center: 43 [encircled]
Inscribed in pencil, verso, lower center: La grande prière No 3

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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Ana-Joel Falcón-Wiebe on Curating Inhabited Landscapes: Bougault’s Algeria
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Pattern by Abby Fuess ’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.