Carte-de-visite of a baby

Scope and Content

Carte-de-visite of a discoloured black and white photograph of a baby in a three-wheeler pram. The child is wearing a fur-trimmed cape and hood. The photograph is taken against a studio backdrop, and mounted on card with printed text underneath and on the reverse.

Physical Characteristics and/or Technical Requirements

Poor condition. Discoloured to brownish yellow all over, especially towards the edges, black mark (possibly made during the process) top right. Abrasions to the surface, especially left centre. Dull spots on the image. Production method: albumen print, hand cut and mounted.

Related Material

Note: identical to 7KDC/K/10/9.