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[Two Women]

Artist:
Ernest Benecke (German, born England, 1817–1894)
Date:
1852
Medium:
Salted paper print from paper negative
Dimensions:
Image: 8 1/4 × 6 1/8 in. (21 × 15.6 cm) Mount: 17 1/16 × 12 3/16 in. (43.4 × 30.9 cm)
Classification:
Photographs
Credit Line:
Gilman Collection, Purchase, Sam Salz Foundation Gift, 2005
Accession Number:
2005.100.318
Not on view
Inscription: Inscribed in negative, BL: "346"; blindstamped on mount, BC below image: "CH. MARVILLE / PARIS"
From the collection of 19th century French academic painter; Louise d'Argencourt, Paris; Gilman Paper Company Collection, New York, February 21, 1987

The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Along the Nile: Early Photographs of Egypt," September 11, 2001–December 30, 2001.

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