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Mandarin Wife

Artist:
Milton M. Miller (American, active China, 1830–1899)
Date:
1860–1863
Medium:
Albumen silver print from glass negative
Dimensions:
Image: 9 in. × 6 3/4 in. (22.9 × 17.2 cm)
Classification:
Photographs
Credit Line:
Gilman Collection, Purchase, Robert Rosenkranz Gift, 2005
Accession Number:
2005.100.494.54
Not on view
Inscription: Inscribed in black ink on caption label affixed mount recto, BC: "Mandarin Wife"; inscribed in pencil on print, verso BL: “No. 208 [illegible] wife // 52 [upside down]”
(sold Sotheby's Parke Bernet, Lot 124, May 8, 1979); Gilman Paper Company Collection, New York

Hung, Wu. Brush & Shutter : Early Photography in China. Los Angeles: Getty Research Institute, 2011. p. 74.



Another print of this images is in the collection of the Royal Asiatic Society of Great Britain and Ireland, London.
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