Melandri - Sarah Bernhardt Sculpting, 1875

Melandri (active Paris, 1860 - 1883)

Sarah Bernhardt Sculpting, 1875

Albumen print on card , 16.4 x 10.7 cm (6 7/16 x 4 3/16 in.) overall

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Object details

Accession number

ARC.006260

Object Case

Modern Actors Case

Provenance

Entered Isabella Stewart Gardner’s collection at an unknown date.

Marks

Inscribed in ink in Isabella Stewart Gardner's hand (lower edge): Bernhardt
Printed in ink (bottom left): Melandri / Paris
Inscribed in pencil (verso, top): Sarah Bernhardt
Printed in ink (verso): Melandri / 19, Rue Clauzel
Stamped in ink (verso): William Spooner / Publisher and Bookseller / 379, Strand, London


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Commentary

Isabella Stewart Gardner kept meticulous records of many of her acquisitions. In keeping with this legacy, object information is continually being reviewed, updated, and enriched in order to give greater access to the collection.

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