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Photograph - Album of carte-de visite, Charles Dickens
  • Album of carte-de visite, Charles Dickens
    Charlet & Jacotin
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Album of carte-de visite, Charles Dickens

  • Object:

    Photograph

  • Date:

    ca. 1860 (photographed)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Charlet & Jacotin (photographers)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    albumen print

  • Museum number:

    381-1943

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, room 512M, case MX11, shelf X, box 746

Physical description

A portrait of the bearded author Charles Dickens, from the shoulders up, 3/4 profile, albumen print, carte-de-visite, oval vignette

Date

ca. 1860 (photographed)

Artist/maker

Charlet & Jacotin (photographers)

Materials and Techniques

albumen print

Marks and inscriptions

'381-1943
Charles Dickens'
ink, lower recto

'Carlet & Jacotin'
pencil upper right recto

Descriptive line

19thC, Album of Carte de Visite; Charlet & Jacotin, Charles Dickens

Bibliographic References (Citation, Note/Abstract, NAL no)

Full text as follows:

'X.756
Carte-de-visite by Charlet and Jacotin.
38-1943'
From departmental Micromedia catalogue

Subjects depicted

Portraits; Authors

Categories

Photographs; Portraits; Dickens

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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