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Title Julie Marsh's room, with dressing table
Object Name Negative, Glass-plate
Photographer Austen, E. Alice
Date November 12, 1888
Collection Alice Austen Photograph Collection
Description Original glass plate negative. Interior view of a bedroom with a bed on the left and a dresser and mirror on the right. A framed print of a child hangs on the wall above the bed. The original negative sleeve has the photographer's handwritten inscription: "Carbutt Light 25 / Blue label / 301 / Julie Marsh's room, with dressing table / Fine clear day, fair light. / Stop 32 9 min / 11.20 am / Perken lense / Monday Nov. 12th 1888".
(Keywords: New York)
Film Size 6.5x8.5
Acquisition Museum Purchase
Ownership and History Julia Marsh (1862-1950) was a close friend of photographer Alice Austen. This photo was taken about a month before Julia's marriage to George Osgood Lord.
Earliest Date 1888
Latest Date 1888
Subjects Interiors
Bedrooms
Beds
Houses
Lexicon Sub-category Documentary Artifact
Associated People Lord, Julia (Marsh)
Catalog Number 50.015.6809
Support Acknowledgment Online Collections Database record made possible by the Staten Island Historical Society, October 2016.
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