Item 2008.001.305 - Male sitting in chair with book

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Male sitting in chair with book

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  • Graphic material

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2008.001.305

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  • ca. 1870 (Creation)
    Creator
    Notman, William

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1 photograph: 6.5 x 10.5

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(1856-1877)

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William Notman, Photographer to Her Majesty, independently began his first studio in Montreal in 1856 under the name 'William Notman'. In 1877, he partnered this studio with Henry Sandham, and the name changed to 'Notman & Sandham' until that dissolved and he partnered with his son in 1882. He also operated studios in Toronto, Boston and Halifax.

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Item is a carte de visite portrait of man sitting at a table in a photography studio. Made by Notman, Montreal.

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Slightly bent.

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