About this object
A full length carte de visite portrait of an unidentified woman wearing a silk gown. She is standing at three quarter pose and her gaze does not meet the camera. The backdrop is painted to depict a ornately decorated room.
Possibly a friend or member of the Russell Duncan family.
Photographer, Swan and Wrigglesworth.
Swan and Wrigglesworth; 1864; 1870
Black and white photograph glued to card, mounted in an album.
Height x Width: 101 x 63mm
Swan & Wrigglesworth.
Wellington & Napier.
New Zealand., Inscription, Printed
Current rights code
Out of copyright
Collection of Hawke’s Bay Museums Trust, Ruawharo Tā-ū-rangi, 15977
gifted by Jasper Herrick
m96/6 -1, 15977, Album 1, 80447