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Exhibitions/ Art Object

[Female Portrait Bust on Pedestal]

Photography Studio:
Barthélemy (French)
ca. 1870
Albumen silver print from glass negative
Image: 14.4 x 10 cm (5 11/16 x 3 15/16 in.) Mount: 16.5 x 10.6 cm (6 1/2 x 4 3/16 in.) Frame: 35.6 x 43.2 cm (14 x 17 in.) (Framed with FI.50.2)
Credit Line:
Collection of Christophe Goeury
Not on view
Inscription: Printed credit on mount, recto BL and BR: "Barthélemy. [underlined]." Printed credit on mount, verso OA: "EXPOSITION UNIVERSELLE PARIS. // BARTHÉLEMY // PHOTOGRAPHIE // D'ART // BARTHÉLEMY // NANCY // 10 rue Mazagran 10. // EPINAL // 8 rue de la Gare 8. // Engel-Feitknecht Douanne" and written in unknown hand in black ink on verso TL: "Leay [unsure of third letter]".
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.

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

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. 117, pp. 121, 236.