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ca. 1854-1856
19th century
201 x 145 mm (7.9 x 5.7 in.)

Oscar Gustave Rejlander, British, (1813–1875)

Object Type: photograph
Medium and Support: Albumen print with arched top
Edition: The Moderna Museet catalog lists this image as having been produced at Rejlander’s Wolverhampton studio, ca. 1854–1856.
Bibliography: Edgar Y. Jones, Father of Art Photography: O.G. Rejlander, 1813–1875 (Greenwich, CT, 1973), reproduced p. 49; Oscar Gustave Rejlander, 1813 (?) – 1875 (Stockholm: Moderna Museet, 1998), plate 8 (print without arched top).
Credit Line: Weedon Endowment funds, 1981
Accession Number: 1981.14.1

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  • arched-top images
  • genre - Use for pictorial representations, which may be in various media, that represent scenes or events from everyday life; usually used with another term such as "paintings" or "prints." [April 1991 descriptor moved.]
  • manipulated photographs - Use for photographs that have been altered through interference in the optical or chemical procedures, or physically altered, as for example, sewn, marked on, or torn. [April 1992 descriptor moved.]
  • mythology

  • image Dimensions: 201 x 145 mm (7.9 x 5.7 in.)

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