Portrait of Viola Mead

A work made of tintype.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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  • A work made of tintype.

Date:

1860/99

Artist:

C. W. Mitchell
American, active late 19th century

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Photography

Artist

C. W. Mitchell

Title

Portrait of Viola Mead

Origin

United States

Date

1860–1899

Medium

Tintype

Inscriptions

Blind stamped recto, on mount, lower right, sideways: "POTTER'S PATENT MARCH 2 1865"; printed, on mount, accross verso: "[photographer's label]"; inscribed verso, on mount, lower left, in graphite: "4" [encircled]

Dimensions

3.8 x 2.9 cm (image, sight, oval); 9.9 x 6 cm (card)

Credit Line

Gift of Paula Gerard

Reference Number

1971.315

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