Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Catherine Holborn

Artist:
Unknown (British)
Date:
1876
Medium:
Albumen silver print from glass negative
Dimensions:
9.3 x 5.6 cm (3 11/16 x 2 3/16 in. )
Classification:
Photographs
Credit Line:
Gift of Karen Hesse Smith, 1998
Accession Number:
1998.94.3
Not on view
Inscription: Inscribed in ink on mount, recto BC beneath print and TL, BR surrounding print: "Catherine [illegible and crossed out in pencil] Holborn [underlined] // Incessantly talking to // imaginary persons. Threatens to // strike [illegible] carving knife. // Wakeful at night. // Constantly muttering incoherent // nonsense.", "77 yrs. // widow // 23/6/76", "CM // L. // Huxton House [underlined]"
Karen Hesse Smith

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