Emily with a muff and Freddy on the Promenade (shadow of photographer, lower left)

Amelia Maria Ely Howe (American, 1874–1932)


Sheet: 7.6 x 10.2 cm (3 x 4 in.) Other (Leather Album): 14.6 x 18.4 cm (5 3/4 x 7 1/4 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Photograph, silver prints

On View

Herb Ritts Gallery (Gallery 169)


Americas, Photography



Page 62, light-brown, leather album, with black pages on which silver prints are mounted (mostly one to a page)


Amelia Maria Ely Howe; to her daughter Emily Howe Marks; to her daughter Amelia Marks; by whom given to the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston (Accession Date: September 16, 2009)

Credit Line

Gift of Amelia Marks in memory of Emily Howe Marks and Frederick Ely Howe, and in honor of their other children: Anne Marks Morgan, Frederick Howe Marks, George Aaron Marks, Jr., and Marjorie Howe Beckler