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Theatrical Personalities: Box of 34 photographs

Artist Unidentified artist, French, 19th century, Artist Gaspard-Félix Tournachon (French, 1820–1910), Artist Napoleon Sarony (American, 1821–1896)


Box: 17.78 x 12.3 x 5.6 cm (7 x 4 13/16 x 2 3/16 in.)

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Medium or Technique

Photographs, thirty-four albumen prints

Not On View


Europe, Photography



Red morocco leather box containing 34 photographs of the 1880’s and 1890’s of theatrical personalities by various photographers, primarily French. Contents: unknown photographer: a. Ellen Terry, b. Edwin Booth Bacard fils, Paris: c. Depoix d. Man in uniform Benque, Paris: e. Mlle. Nitarske? f. Chiristine hilsson g. Coquelin ainé van Bosch, Paris: h. Coquelin ainé i. Pierson j. Prix de beauté Chalot, Paris: k. Jeanne Brindeau l. Jeanne Hading m. Jane Hading W. D. Downey, London: n. Edwin Booth o. Jeanne Lamary (Samary?) Mora, New York: p. Marie Roze Nadar, Paris: q. Mlle. de Méroder. Mlle. Duparc s. Mlle. Reichenberg t. Coqualin cadet u. Unknown man (small size) v. Mlle. Baretta w. Sarah Bernhardt (in lace veil) x. Sarah Bernhardt (as Théodora) y. Sarah Bernhardt (with lamp) z. Prix de Beauté Reutlinger, Paris: aa. Calvé (with hand on chair) bb. Jane Hading cc. Mlle. Dufrène dd. Jane Hading (as Juliette) ee. Calvé (with tembourine) Sarony, N. Y.: ff. Mr. Terriss gg. Man (photo of painting) Van de Weyde, London hh. Mary Anderson


Stamped "Photo album/A. S. F."


Mrs. Richard W. Southgate, Manchester, MA; gift May 1977.

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Gift of Mrs. Richard W. Southgate