Portrait of Edward Leonard Bisson

Current rights
Public Domain

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About this object
Bust portrait of Edward Leonard Bisson, taken in the late nineteenth century. The sitter is posed against a plain backdrop. His gaze is directed to the left of the camera. Edward Leonard Bisson was the husband of Florence Ada Bisson (nee Thayer)

The photograph is housed in an album containing photographs of members of the Langley and Thayer families. The name Ted has been handwritten on the album page beneath the photograph.

Photographer, Samuel Carnell.
Production technique
Media/Materials description
Black and white carte-de-visite photograph housed in a musical box photograph album.
Carte-de-visite: Height x Width: 103 x 63mm
S. Carnell, Napier., Photographers details, Printed
Subject date
Current rights
Collection of Hawke's Bay Museums Trust, Ruawharo Tā-ū-rangi, 8684
Credit line
gifted by Mrs Lillian Motley
Other number(s)
75/208, 8684, 84242
Accession number

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This is Edward Leonard Bisson, husband of Florence Ada Bisson (nee Thayer)

- Alison Belton

Posted on 01-04-2020 08:51:57