Photograph

Collection Type

  • Photography

Date

1860-1870

GUSN

GUSN-18091

Description

Portrait photograph of elderly couple in unfinished wood frame w/ painted floral decoration. Half-length side portrait of a man w/ white hair and a beard seated in front of a woman who is also shot in profile. She is wearing a silver brooch and silver locket.

Details

Descriptive Terms

portraits
photographs
albumen (egg white)
boards (flat objects)
figure- and animal-derived motifs
people (agents)
Board
Albumen
Couple
PICTURE, PORTRAIT

Inscription

Printed on bottom and back of print: ""C. Fibb. g5/ Diploma d'Onore. Firenze 1887/ Giulio Rossi/ L.G. Milano/ Milano/ Corso Vitto Emle. No. 20/ Casa Fondatanel 1854./ Per altre ordinarione di copie rich-mare il No. 156 971"" Written on the back of the frame in pencil are the words: ""Nortare in Aurdrica Alla/ Vaj Airjinon.""

Associated Building

Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.),

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

9.5 x 7 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker

Accession Number

1998.2194