Portrait of Kathleen Courtney

  • This material is held at
  • Reference
      GB 106 7KDC/K/10/52b
  • Former Reference
      GB 106 CM Object/ 7/KDC/K/10/52/2
  • Dates of Creation
  • Physical Description
      1 object

Scope and Content

Black and white contact print of a studio portrait of Kathleen Courtney, a very elderly woman wearing a matching patterned dress and jacket, and string of pearls. She is sitting, with her arm over the back of the chair in front of her. Taken in front of a studio backdrop. Upper body only. The photograph has been cut down by hand, so that the edges are not straight, and her head and shoulders are framed by a roughly drawn square in black ink. With black ink scribbles underneath the square.

Physical Characteristics and/or Technical Requirements

Very slight scratching top centre. Production method: gelatin silver print.