Mannequin on tricycle

Archive Unit
  • This material is held at
  • Reference
      GB 106 7LEB/1/11/1
  • Former Reference
      GB 106 CM Object/ 7/LEB/1/11/1
  • Dates of Creation
      1885
  • Physical Description
      1 object

Scope and Content

Black and white photograph of a model woman, wearing an ankle length skirt and buttoned blouse, riding a three-wheeled cycle. She is riding in a standing position. The cycle has two very large wheels, and one much smaller wheel at the front. The model is outside a window, in a garden, probably a set. Pasted onto buff coloured mounting card with printed text extracts from the press on the reverse.

Physical Characteristics and/or Technical Requirements

Poor condition. Mounting card yellowed and dirty, abrasions at corners and right edge, a large obvious crease down the centre of the photograph and card. Production method: carbon print.