Carte-de-visite of a black and white photograph of a toddler, with dark cropped hair, wearing a black dress and a white apron with pleat and frill detail. He is sitting on the arm of a chaise or settee, holding a toy. Slightly yellowed towards the edges, the photograph is mounted on card with printed text underneath and on the reverse, along with two coats of arms.
Carte-de-visite of a small child
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Physical Characteristics and/or Technical Requirements
Yellowed towards the edges, some white spotting where the image has dissappeared, scratching to the surface. Abrasion, bottom left corner. Production method: albumen print, hand cut and mounted.