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Portrait of a woman with chair and book
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- Graphic material
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ca. 1880 (Creation)
- Doebereiner, P.
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1 photograph: 10.1 x 6.2
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P. Doebereiner was an Ontario photographer who operated out of Caledonia and was active from 1865 to 1885.
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Item is a white card with full length portrait photograph of a woman in a long black dress with high collar and skirt train. She stands behind an upholstered chair, holding a book loose in her right hand. The backdrop is a painted scene with large window. On verso, lithographed in gold, "P. DOEBEREINER/ Photographer." A design with a cornucopia surrounded by an artist's palette and brushes, a camera and a scroll with the image of two people is at the centre. Drawings of cartes de visites fall out of the upturned cornucopia. At the bottom, also lithographed in cold, "CALEDONIA/ ONTARIO." At the top right corner, there is the faint impression of lettering reading "L Fox"?
Good. The albumen is yellowed, there is a mark at the bottom left corner.
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