Post Mortem Portrait of Sarah Bernhardt

1923
Paul Nadar (French, 1856–1939)


Dimensions

Image: 19.2 x 25 cm (7 9/16 x 9 13/16 in.) Mount: 24 x 29.5 cm (9 7/16 x 11 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

2006.1238

Medium or Technique

Photograph, gelatin silver print trimmed to an oval, mounted on card

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Photography

Classifications

Photographs

Inscription

On photo, in black crayon (?), LR: P. Nadar

Provenance

Librairie Ici Aussi, Paris, December 2004; to Paul Hertzmann, San Francisco, CA; sold to MFA June 21, 2006

Credit Line

Lucy Dalbiac Luard Fund