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Updated: 14 April 2015
Portrait of man
- Portrait of man
Portrait of man. Late 19th-Early 20th Century (?). Medium: Black and white. Gelatin silver print (?)
- Made in: Ghana
- Length: 19.69 centimetres (AF/A50/7)
- Width: 13.09 centimetres (AF/A50/7)
- Length: 17.74 centimetres (AF/CA50/7)
- Width: 12.68 centimetres (AF/CA50/7)
Inscription ContentOriginal Inscription: "GOLD COAST JOS. VANDERPUYE & BROTHER ARTIST PHOTOGRAPHERS" [stamp on back of print].
Cataloguer's Comment: Prior to being stored in albums Af,A48, Af,A49 and Af,A50, the loose photographs and postcards donated by Lady Menendez were kept in boxes and envelopes. Dressing-gown and night-cap are being worn as items of prestige clothing by a man of importance. N F Barley, 21/11/1996. Circumstances: [MEN-] PIC DOC 12.
Copyright: British Museum (?).
Africa, Oceania & the Americas
Portrait of adult male standing in front of corrugated iron shelter. Male wearing dressing-gown, shoes, night-cap, carrying walking-stick. Stick on ground in front of male. Medium: Black and white. Gelatin silver print (?)
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Object reference number: EPF3579
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