Carte-de-visite of Alice & Baby

Scope and Content

Carte-de-visite of a yellowed black and white photograph of young woman sitting, with a baby on her knee. She is wearing a dark, high collared dress with pleating detail on the front, and two strings of beads. The baby is wearing a white dress and black shoes. 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. Very yellowed, faded, abrasions top right quarter, tiny black ink flecks. Tears or abrasions on the

bottom corners have been filled in with black ink. Slight repair needed. Production method: albumen print, hand cut and mounted.

Related Material

Identical to 7KDC/K/10/15, 16