Mechanic Tattooing

Artist:
Unknown
Date:
1870s
Medium:
Albumen silver print from glass negative with applied color
Dimensions:
25.1 x 20 cm (9 7/8 x 7 7/8 in.)
Classification:
Photographs
Credit Line:
Gilman Collection, Museum Purchase, 2005
Accession Number:
2005.100.505.1 (6b)
Not on view
Inscription: Inscribed in pencil on mount, recto BC: "Mechanic Tatooing"
(Sold, Christie's, South Kensington, June 27, 1985, lot 80)