|Title||[Aunt Minn, Uncle Oswald, and Alice Austen]|
|Object Name||Print, Photographic|
|Photographer||Austen, E. Alice|
|Collection||Alice Austen Photograph Collection|
Original B&W print on brown cardboard mount with gold edges. Alice Austen poses with her Aunt Minn and Uncle Oswald on a lawn, with shrubbery in the background. Alice is seated in a chair in the center, looking toward the right. Aunt Minn and Uncle Oswald stand on either side of her, looking directly at the camera. Aunt Minn holds a parasol.
(Keywords: Self Portrait, New York)
|Print size||6 x 8.250|
|Ownership and History||
Photographer Alice Austen's Aunt Minn married Oswald Muller, a clipper ship captain from Copenhagen, in 1871. Minn frequently joined him in his travels; when not at sea, they resided at the Austen family home, Clear Comfort, in Rosebank, Staten Island.
|Lexicon Sub-category||Documentary Artifact|
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