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Photograph

  • Place of origin:

    Great Britain (photographed)

  • Date:

    1870s-1880s (photographed)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown (photographer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Albumen photograph, mounted onto card.

  • Museum number:

    B.260-2013

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Photograph of child holing a cricket bat, by an unidentified photographic studio, albumen print, British, 1870s-1880s.

Physical description

Photograph of child holing a cricket bat. The boy is standing, leaning against a chair, wearing shots, a jacket and a large brimmed hat. 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

Great Britain (photographed)

Date

1870s-1880s (photographed)

Artist/maker

Unknown (photographer)

Materials and Techniques

Albumen photograph, mounted onto card.

Descriptive line

Photograph of child holing a cricket bat, by an unidentified photographic studio, albumen print, British, 1870s-1880s

Materials

Photographic paper; Glue or paste; Card support

Techniques

Photography; Albumen process

Subjects depicted

Cricket

Categories

Children & Childhood; Photographs; Children's clothes

Collection

Museum of Childhood

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