Carte-de-visite of a young boy

Scope and Content

Carte-de-visite of a black and white photograph of a young boy, head and shoulders only. He has cropped hair, and is wearing a smock with lace collar. Yellow in tone, the photograph is vignetted to the edge, and mounted on card with printed text underneath and on the reverse, along with a coat of arms.

Physical Characteristics and/or Technical Requirements

Some white spotting where the image has disappeared (not noticeable), some grey spots (mould growth), some scratching to the surface. The colour has held well. Production method: albumen print, hand cut and mounted.

Related Material

Note: similar to 7KDC/K/10/3, 4 & 8.