The Rubel Collection, Purchase, Richard and Ronay Menschel Gift, 1997
Not on view
Inscription: Backed with printed entrance ticket: "Severn Street British School Christmas Tea Meeting"
William Rubel; [Hans P. Kraus, Jr. Fine Photography, New York]
San Francisco Museum of Modern Art. "The History of Photography from California Collections," January 1, 1989–February 1, 1989.
Daniel, Malcolm. The Metropolitan Museum of Art Bulletin: Inventing a New Art: Early Photographs from the Rubel Collection in The Metropolitan Museum of Art 56, no. 4 (Spring 1999). p. 50 & title page.
Date: 1880–1900; made in style of early 17th centuryMedium: Poplar back frame with applied upper moldings in walnut, ebony, and ebonized pearwood. Half-lapped back frame. Niello; crystal and lapis lazulipanels with silver leaf beneath; some with dragon's-blood glaze. Frieze: niello-bordered panels with radius-ended centers and square corners.Accession: 1975.1.2292On view in:Not on view