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Christiaan Snouck Hurgronje
Pèlerinage à La Mecque. La Kaaba
19 x 24.5 cm
Gros & Delettrez
Books, Manuscripts - Orientalist Photographs, 19 June 2012, Lot: 221
Signed at the bottom by the photographer in the negative: “Futugrafiyyat al-Sayyid Abd al-Ghaffar, tabib Makka’ (Photography by the Sayyid Abd al-Ghaffar, physician of Mecca) and titled at the top in Arabic in the negative (Prayer Around the Kaaba).
William Facey, Saudi Arabia by the first photographers, Stacey International, London, 1996, p. 28.