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Photograph

Photograph

  • Place of origin:

    Algiers (made)

  • Date:

    c 1860s (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Portier, Claude-Joseph (photographer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Carte-de-visite albumen print photograph.

  • Museum number:

    E.1189-1995

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, room 512M, case MX8, shelf XM, box 290I

Physical description

Carte-de-visite image of a young boy facing sideways, holding a wicker basket in his hand and dressed in traditional clothing.

Place of Origin

Algiers (made)

Date

c 1860s (made)

Artist/maker

Portier, Claude-Joseph (photographer)

Materials and Techniques

Carte-de-visite albumen print photograph.

Dimensions

Height: 100 mm, Width: 64 mm

Descriptive line

Carte-de-visite photograph by Claude-Joseph Portier depicting a young boy holding a wicker basket. Taken in Algiers, Algeria in the late 19th century.

Materials

Photographic paper

Techniques

Photography

Subjects depicted

Basket; Children

Categories

Photographs; Portraits

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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