Glass plate negative

Collection Type

  • Art

Date

ca. 1900

GUSN

GUSN-24754

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

Descriptive Terms

portraits
negatives (photographic)
glass (material)
Glass
PICTURE, PORTRAIT

Associated Building

Coffin House (Newbury, Mass.),

People and Organizations

Elizabeth Low Coffin Colman

Maker

C. & V. E. Forbes (Maker)

Location of Origin

Rochester, NY, USA

Dimensions

5 x 7 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Margaret E.C. Merriam in memory of her mother Elizabeth Low Coffin Colman

Accession Number

1985.93

Places

New York state (United States)