Portrait of an unidentified man

Clifford and Morris
Current rights
Public Domain
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A head and shoulders carte de visite portrait of an unidentified man. His face is turned slightly and his gaze does not meet the camera. His cheeks have been hand coloured. The background is neutral and the image has been printed with a sharp vignette.

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

Photographer, Clifford, Morris and Company.
Date, 1870s.
Production technique
Media/Materials description
Black and white carte de visite photograph mounted in an album.
Height x Width: 105 x 63mm
Clifford, Morris & Co., Fleet St, Dunedin, Inscription, Printed
Clifford, Morris & Co, Artists
Fleet Street, Dunedin., Inscription, Printed
Subject period
Collection of Hawke’s Bay Museums Trust, Ruawharo Tā-ū-rangi, 15972
Credit Line
gifted by Jasper Herrick
Other number(s)
m96/6 - 1, 15972, Album 1, 80431


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