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Captain Burnsby of the Grenadier Guards

Artist:
Roger Fenton (British, 1819–1869)
Date:
1855
Medium:
Salted paper print from glass negative
Dimensions:
Image: 16.3 x 15.6 cm (6 7/16 x 6 1/8 in.) Mount: 16.1 x 16.1 cm (6 5/16 x 6 5/16 in.)
Classification:
Photographs
Credit Line:
Gilman Collection, Museum Purchase, 2005
Accession Number:
2005.100.663
Not on view
Inscription: Inscribed in pencil, mount verso, TC: "18"; Typewritten in black ink on mount verso, TL to TR: "[illegible faded typeface] // Burnaby. [sic] // Captain / of the Grenadier Guards, and Nubian Servant. // Edwyn Sherard Burnaby [sic]- served in the Grenadier Guardse from 184[text cut off] // to 1880. Was appointed C.O. of the Regt. in 1877. Died May // 1883. Major General on active list."
[Marlborough Gallery, New York]; Gilman Paper Company Collection, New York, , September 14, 1976

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