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Photograph

  • Place of origin:

    Dundee (photographed)

  • Date:

    1880-1900 (photographed)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Mssrs Prophet (photographer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Albumen photograph, mounted onto card.

  • Museum number:

    B.260-2013

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Family portrait photograph of a man, woman and their six children, by Messrs Prophet, albumen print, Dundee, 1880-1900.

Physical description

Sepia family portrait photograph of a man, woman and their six children. All sitters wear dark dresses or suits. A man and woman sit in the foreground. Behind them are standing three girls and three boys. The photograph has been glued or pasted onto a supporting board which has been printed with the photographer's name and address on the front. On the reverse is printed the photographer's logo and additional advertising information.

Place of Origin

Dundee (photographed)

Date

1880-1900 (photographed)

Artist/maker

Mssrs Prophet (photographer)

Materials and Techniques

Albumen photograph, mounted onto card.

Descriptive line

Family portrait photograph of a man, woman and their six children, by Messrs Prophet, albumen print, Dundee, 1880-1900

Materials

Photographic paper; Glue or paste; Card support

Techniques

Photography; Albumen process

Subjects depicted

Girls; Boys; Family; Sons; Mothers; Daughters; Fathers

Categories

Children & Childhood; Photographs; Children's clothes; Scotland

Collection

Museum of Childhood

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