Nadar - Sarah Bernhardt, about 1880

Nadar (Paris, 1820 - 1910, Paris)

Sarah Bernhardt, about 1880

Albumen print on card, 16.2 x 10.6 cm (6 3/8 x 4 3/16 in.)


Object details

Accession number



  • Nadar (Paris, 1820 - 1910, Paris) - primary
  • Sarah Bernhardt (Paris, 1844 - 1923, Paris) - subject

Object Case

Modern Actors Case




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


Printed in ink (bottom left): Nadar
Printed in ink (bottom right): Rue D' Anju 51 / (Hôtel Privé)
Printed in ink (verso): Médaille D' Or / Exposition Universelle / 1878... / Nadar / Rue d' Anju...
Stamped in ink (verso): J. Macmichael / 42, South Audley St. W / Court Stationer / By Appointment

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