Portrait of Kathleen Courtney

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.