Collection Artwork
Alexandre Bougault (Paris, France, 1851 – 1911, Coutances, France)
Campment de nomades
c. 1890-1910
albumen print
paper size: 9 3/4 x 23 1/2 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
2017.41.220
Inscribed, verso: 51/54 Campament de nomades / 49 [“49” encircled]
Inscribed in negative, right center along edge, in reverse: 51
Illegible inscription in negative, lower right, in reverse.

Ongoing Research

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Inhabited Landscapes:
Bougault’s Algeria
Exhibition
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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.