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The Metropolitan Museum Journal, volume 53, 2018
THE METROPOLITAN MUSEUM OF ART JOURNAL | VOLUME 53

"A Hidden Photograph by Julia Margaret Cameron"

Kennedy, Nora W., Louisa Smieska, Silvia A. Centeno, and Marina Ruiz Molina
2018
10 pages
7 illustrations
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The Metropolitan Museum Journal is issued annually and publishes original research on works of art in the Museum’s collection. Highlights of volume 53 include an exquisite pair of 17th-century Chinese birthday gift portraits of an elderly couple, a hidden painting of a Rococo-inspired nude underneath Manet’s 1862 Mademoiselle V. . . . in the Costume of an Espada, and a new identification of the central figure in Daumier’s The Third-Class Carriage.

Beatrice, Julia Margaret Cameron  British, born India, Albumen silver print from glass negative
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