Nadar - Jules Émile Frédéric Massenet, about 1890

Nadar (Paris, 1820 - 1910, Paris)

Jules Émile Frédéric Massenet, about 1890

Albumen print on card , 16.3 x 10.7 cm (6 7/16 x 4 3/16 in.) overall


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Musicians Case




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


Printed in ink (bottom right corner): Nadar
Printed in ink (verso):Photographie Grand Prix Appareils / Exposition universette. / 1889. / Nadar / Paris / Ascenseur 51, Rue D Anjou / Telephone 53, Rue des Mathurins / Tarif de l' Edition Nadar / Cartes album 2 Fr. / Cartes de visite 1 Fr. / Avis important. Conte carte vendur à un prix... / Office Général de Photographie / Appareils instantanés pour amateurs./ "La photographie par tous et pour tous" / avec/ L' Express Detective Nadar 48 poses / Le Kodak 100 poses/ L&D Paris

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