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1998.2204 (RS22434)

Description

Framed 3/4 length carte-de-visite of woman standing. Frame is decorated w/ bosses and painted flowers. The woman's dark hair is held up in a bun and she has curly bangs. She wears a black lace dress w/ ruffles down the front.

Details

Maker
Downey, W. D. (Maker (Photographers))
Date
1860-1870
Inscriptions
Printed on back of photograph: ""W.D. Downey/ Photographers by Special Appointment/ To Her Majesty the Queen/ And To The Imperial & Royal Families of Europe/ Dieu et Mon Droit/ Studies/ 57 & 61 Ebury St./ London, S.W./ And at/ E. Eldon Square/ Newcastle on Tyne.""
Location of origin
London, England
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
albumen (egg white)
Object type
Art
Descriptive terms
Albumen
albumen (egg white)
figure- and animal-derived motifs
photographs
PICTURE, PORTRAIT
portraits
Woman
women (female humans)
People and organizations
Jane Ritson Armstrong
Dimensions
9.25 x 7.5 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.2204
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
18101

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