Gems of Photographic Art/Photo-Pictures selected from the Universal Series

about 1865
Francis Frith (English, 1822–1898), Robert Eaton (English, 1819–1871), Alfred Rosling (English, 1802–1882), Francis Bedford (English, 1816–1894), Roger Fenton (English, 1816–1869), Meatyard (English, 19th century)


Dimensions

Overall: 37 x 29.3 x 2.4 cm (14 9/16 x 11 9/16 x 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

1986.425a-b

Medium or Technique

2 albums, each containing 20 albumen prints

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Photography

Classifications

Albums

Reigate, F. Frith, about 1865. 37 cm. Volume “a”: gilt-stamped blue cloth, gilt edges. Volume “b”: gilt-stamped red cloth, gilt edges.

Inscription

Each volume inscribed by original owner [?]: "Mary Shepard, 15th August, 1867"

Provenance

Private collection; gift September 1986.

Credit Line

Gift of Charles W. Millard III