Portrait of an unidentified Pākehā man

Current rights
Public Domain

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About this object
A head and shoulders carte de visite portrait of an unidentified Pakehā man. His face is turned slightly and his gaze does not meet the camera. The background is neutral. The image has been printed with a sharp vignette.

The sitter is possibly a friend or member of Russell Duncan's family.

Photographer, Burton Brothers.
Date, unknown.
Production technique
Media/Materials description
Black and white carte de visite photograph mounted in an album.
Height x Width: 103 x 63mm
Burton Brothers, Artists & Photos, Inscription, Printed
Patronized by her Majesty the Queen, H. R. H. The Prince of Wales.
H. R. H. The Princess of Wales
Burton Brothers,
Artists & Photographers, Dunedin,
New Zealand., Inscription, Printed
Current rights
Collection of Hawke’s Bay Museums Trust, Ruawharo Tā-ū-rangi, 15971
Credit line
gifted by Jasper Herrick
Other number(s)
m96/6 - 1, 15971, Album 1, 80413

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