Charlotte Despard

Scope and Content

Cabinet card, black and white portrait photograph of Charlotte Despard, an elderly woman with white hair, wearing a black lace widow's mantilla. Head and shoulders only. Dark brown in tone, with a matt finish, mounted on textured brown card with captions and a green and white design of two interwoven 'S's underneath.

Physical Characteristics and/or Technical Requirements

Abrasions to edges of photograph, bottom right corner and right edge. Tiny black flecks bottom right and top right quarters. Abrasions to corners of mounting card. Production method: mechanically printed on card (possibly a carbon print).