photographic print(black and white)
- Museum number
Photograph (black and white); portrait of a woman posing against a wall made of woven plant material; she wears flowers in her hair and an off-the shoulder top; Apia, Samoa.
- Production date
Height: 15 centimetres (image)
Height: 23.40 centimetres (mount)
Width: 10 centimetres (image)
Width: 19 centimetres (mount)
- Curator's comments
- Related images: Oc,B42 through Oc,B55 all contain Joseph Jackson Lister donation images. The BM Pictorial Collection owns a glass negative of this image: Oc,G.N.1769.
Exact image: Oc,B130.192 and Oc,B51.12.
The woman in this image has been identified as Samoan, photographed in Apia, is indicated by the inscription on negative: Oc,G.N.1769. The woman name on the glass negative is only partially legible as: Founia(?)
- Not on display
- acid burn on back of mount from print mounted on the front; spotting all over print, likely due to original chemical processing.
- Acquisition date
- Africa, Oceania and the Americas
- Registration number
- Additional IDs
Miscellaneous number: 5-45 (photographic series number)