carte-de-visite photograph

E Williams



carte-de-visite photograph

E Williams

Summary

Head and shoulders portrait of female domestic servant. Hair is centre-parted and worn behind the ears. White plain collar. Bodice is fitted with loose sleeves. Fastening down centre front with buttons, row of buttons either side. She is wearing a velvet choker with pendant in the centre and chain with pendant. On back of card inscribed "Lady's Maid '70's". Chain hooked through button on bodice near waist. Inscribed 'lady's maid'.


Object Name

carte-de-visite photograph

Creators Name

E Williams

Date Created

1870-1880

Dimensions

image: 10.2cm x 6.4cm

accession number

2008.40.5.29

Place of creation

England

Medium


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