Portrait of an unidentified woman

Bisson Frères
Current rights
Public Domain
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About this object
Full length portrait of an unidentified woman, thought to have been taken in the 1860s. The sitter is posed against a plain backdrop. Her right hand rests on a pile of books that are located on a tall table beside her. She holds a hat in her left hand.

Photographer, Bisson Frères.
Date unknown, thought to be 1860s.
Production place
Production technique
Media/Materials description
Black and white carte-de-visite photograph.
Height x Width: 103 x 60mm
Bisson Frères. Phot., Photographers details, Printed
H.B. Art Gallery and Museum, Stamp, Stamped
Album 13, Inscription, Handwritten
Subject period
Subject date
Collection of Hawke's Bay Museums Trust, Ruawharo Tā-ū-rangi, 2227
Credit Line
gifted by Dr K E Crompton
Other number(s)
m55/10, 2227, 83864


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