Photograph

Collection Type

  • Photography

Date

1860-1870

GUSN

GUSN-18101

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

Descriptive Terms

portraits
photographs
albumen (egg white)
figure- and animal-derived motifs
women (female humans)
Albumen
Woman
PICTURE, PORTRAIT

Inscription

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.""

Associated Building

Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.),

People and Organizations

Jane Ritson Armstrong

Maker

Downey, W. D. (Maker (Photographers))

Location of Origin

London, England

Dimensions

9.25 x 7.5 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker

Accession Number

1998.2204