With his long trunk curled around a branch of a tree and his tail swishing so as to 'ghost' in the image one wonders whether this elephant is having a snack or showing off for the camera. The rider seems calm and completely unaware of the photographer.
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Sale Price $490
Medium Albumen prints from wet plate negative
Mount on original mount
Photo Date 1870s Print Date 1870s
Dimensions 6-5/8 x 9 in. (168 x 229 mm)
Photo Country India
Photographer Country Unknown
Contemporary Works / Vintage Works, Ltd.