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Title Middle room from left of window
Object Name Negative, Glass-plate
Photographer Austen, E. Alice
Date January 2, 1895
Collection Alice Austen Photograph Collection
Description Original glass plate negative. Interior view of the middle parlor at Clear Comfort, the Austen family home in Rosebank, Staten Island. Furnishings include a grand piano, a day bed, a table, a rocking chair, a cupboard, and a wall mirror. The original negative sleeve has the photographer's handwritten inscription: "Cramer / 25 / 796 / Middle room from / left of window / Fine day, fair light / W.L. / 10.25 A.M / 20 ft counted 150 / Wed January 2nd 1895."
(Keywords: New York)
Film Size 4 x 5
Acquisition Museum Purchase
Earliest Date 1895
Latest Date 1895
Subjects Interiors
Pianos
Parlors
Houses
Lexicon Sub-category Documentary Artifact
Catalog Number 50.015.5253
Support Acknowledgment Online Collections Database record made possible by the Staten Island Historical Society, February 2017.
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