Miss Leslie Chester

late 19th century
W. and D. Downey (English, 19th century)


Dimensions

Image: 29.5 x 18 cm (11 5/8 x 7 1/16 in.) Overall: 33 x 18.6 cm (13 x 7 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

2004.2268

Medium or Technique

Photograph, albumen print

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Photography

Classifications

Photographs

Inscription

Recto, printed on mount, in gold, bottom: W. + D. Downey / 57 & 61. Ebury Street. London. S.W. / Photographers to the Queen
Verso, in pencil, top: Miss Leslie Chester
Verso, blindstamp, bottom: Marion & Co. London.

Provenance

Purchased by Malcolm Rogers at an antiques fair in Malvern, Worcestershire, UK; Malcolm Rogers, Brookline, MA; gift to MFA December 31, 2004

Credit Line

Gift of Malcolm Rogers