Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Le Manteau d'Hermine

Artist:
Pierre-Louis Pierson (French, 1822–1913)
Person in Photograph:
Countess Virginia Oldoini Verasis di Castiglione (1835–1899)
Date:
August 31, 1895
Medium:
Albumen silver print from glass negative
Dimensions:
Image: 14.4 x 10 cm (5 11/16 x 3 15/16 in.) Mat: 35.6 x 27.9 cm (14 x 11 in.)
Classification:
Photographs
Credit Line:
Gilman Collection, Gift of The Howard Gilman Foundation, 2005
Accession Number:
2005.100.389
Not on view
Inscription: Inscribed in pencil on print, verso TL: "3" [underligned]; Inscribed in pencil on print, verso, C: "84950 W? (illegible)"; Inscribed in pencil on print, verso BL: "2" [encircled]
Descendants of Adolphe Braun; [Galerie Texbraun, Paris]; Jean Michel Braunschweig; Gilman Paper Company Collection, New York, June 20, 1988

Apraxine, Pierre, and Xavier Demange. La Divine Comtesse: Photographs of the Countess de Castiglione. New Haven: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 2000. p. 68, fig. 39.



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