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Marble statue of a blindfolded child

  • Object:


  • Place of origin:

    Italy (made)

  • Date:

    1880s (photographed)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Rossi, Giulio (maker)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Albumen prints from collodion negatives, mounted on card

  • Museum number:


  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level F, case X, shelf 80

Physical description

A black and white photograph depicting a marble statue of a blindfolded child.

Place of Origin

Italy (made)


1880s (photographed)


Rossi, Giulio (maker)

Materials and Techniques

Albumen prints from collodion negatives, mounted on card

Marks and inscriptions

Blind-stamped Giulio Rossi Pitt, Fot, Genova Milano. Many sheets lettered with title in French.


Height: 36 cm, Width: 27.2 cm

Descriptive line

Photograph by Giulio Rossi, 'Marble statue of a blindfolded child', 1 of 34 photographs depicting the exterior of the Villa Mylius at Genoa and art works from the collection, albumen prints from collodion negatives, Genoa, ca.1880s

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

Victoria and Albert Museum Department of Prints, Drawings and Paintings Accession Register for 1995

Production Note

Series Date: 1880s




Albumen process; Collodion

Subjects depicted



Photographs; Sculpture; Children & Childhood


Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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