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Glass plate negative

Description

Glass negative of the oil painting (1963.98B) in the best parlor which is a 3/4 length picture of Mrs. Colman. Box marked "The Forbes Insoluble dry plates. C. & V. E. Forbes Rochester, New York. Proprietors & Sole Manufacturers, Brilliant. This brand of dry plates has special chemical qualities by which they are adapted to the production of beautiful transparencies and excellent lantern slides".

Details

Maker
C. & V. E. Forbes (Maker)
Date
ca. 1900
Location of origin
Rochester, NY, USA
Associated Building
Coffin House (Newbury, Mass.).
Material
glass (material)
Object type
Art
Places
New York state (United States)
Descriptive terms
Glass
glass (material)
negatives (photographic)
PICTURE, PORTRAIT
portraits
People and organizations
Elizabeth Low Coffin Colman
Dimensions
5 x 7 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1985.93
Credit Line
Gift of Margaret E.C. Merriam in memory of her mother Elizabeth Low Coffin Colman
GUSN
24754

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