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[Sculptures of a Dancing Faun, a Neapolitan Improvisatore, Homer, and Thucydides]

Artist:
Attributed to Philip Henry Delamotte (British, 1821–1889)
Date:
ca. 1859
Medium:
Albumen silver print from glass negative
Dimensions:
7.9 x 8.1 cm (3 1/8 x 3 3/16 in.), each
Classification:
Photographs
Credit Line:
Gilman Collection, Museum Purchase, 2005
Accession Number:
2005.100.801 (28a–d)
Not on view
Inscription: Printed on mount, recto BC: "A Dancing Faun"; Printed on mount, recto BC: "A Neapolitan Improvisatore"; Printed on mount, recto BC: "Homer"; Printed on mount, recto BC: "Thucydides"
(Sotheby's London, Lot 230, June 29, 1984); Gilman Paper Company Collection, New York

See "The Crystal Palace: photographs by Philip H. Delamotte : [exhibition] March 28-June 22, 1980, International Museum of Photography at George Eastman House" (Rochester: The Museum, 1980).
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