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Photograph - Portrait of a woman, in profile

Portrait of a woman, in profile

  • Object:

    Photograph

  • Date:

    1850s (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Collodion positive copy of either a collodion positive or a daguerreotype

  • Museum number:

    PH.406-1982

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Photograph in a pinchbeck mount and Morocco case, depicting a portrait of a woman, seated and half length, in profile.

Date

1850s (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Collodion positive copy of either a collodion positive or a daguerreotype

Dimensions

Height: 5.1 cm, Width: 3.9 cm

Descriptive line

Anonymous photograph in a pinchbeck mount and case depicting a portrait of a woman, in profile, a copied collodion positive photograph, possibly ca. 1850s.

Materials

Paper

Techniques

Collodion; Photography

Subjects depicted

Portraits

Categories

Portraits; Photographs

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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