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Sir John Herschel

A work made of carbon print.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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  • A work made of carbon print.

Date:

1867, printed 1875

Artist:

Julia Margaret Cameron
English, 1815–1879

About this artwork

For more on the Alfred Stieglitz collection at the Art Institute, along with in-depth object information, please visit the website: The Alfred Stieglitz Collection.

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Artist

Julia Margaret Cameron

Title

Sir John Herschel

Origin

England

Date

Made 1867

Medium

Carbon print

Inscriptions

Unmarked recto; inscribed verso, on mount, lower center, in graphite: "7922 Herschill [sic] Cameron"; verso, on mount, lower right, in graphite: "7-1944-332"

Dimensions

32 × 25.9 cm (image/paper); 38.3 × 31.7 cm (mount)

Credit Line

Alfred Stieglitz Collection

Reference Number

1949.878

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