Exhibitions/ Art Object

[Man Juggling His Own Head]

Photography Studio:
Saint Thomas D'Aquin
Date:
ca. 1880
Medium:
Albumen silver print from glass negative
Dimensions:
Image: 9.4 x 5.7 cm (3 11/16 x 2 1/4 in.) Mount: 10.6 x 6.4 cm (4 3/16 x 2 1/2 in.) Frame: 35.6 x 27.9 cm (14 x 11 in.)
Classification:
Photographs
Credit Line:
Collection of Christophe Goeury
Not on view
Inscription: Printed on verso OA: "PHOTOGRAPHIE // SAINT THOMAS D'AQUIN // 44 RUE ST. DOMINQUE // ST. GERMAIN // AU REZ-DE-CHAUSSÉE // PHOTOGRAPHIE MICROSCOPIQUE // Brevetée s.g.d.g. // [illegible] Paris." Printed on mount, recto BL to BR: "DE TORBÉCHET, ALLAIN & C [illegible]."
Sent Christophe Goeury an email inquiring about provenance on April 11, 2012. Awaiting response. [See copy of email]

The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Faking It: Manipulated Photography Before Photoshop," October 10, 2012–January 27, 2013.

Earl A. Powell III, National Gallery of Art, Washington D.C. "Faking It: Manipulated Photography Before Photoshop," February 17, 2013–May 5, 2013.

Gary Tinterow, Museum of Fine Arts, Houston. "Faking It: Manipulated Photography Before Photoshop," June 2, 2013–August 25, 2013.

Fineman, Mia. Faking It: Manipulated Photography Before Photoshop. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 2012. no. 109, pp.119, 235.