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

Object Type

Art

Dimensions

9.25 x 7.5 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker

Accession Number

1998.2204