Exhibitions/ Art Object

Lewis Carroll

Artist:
Oscar Gustav Rejlander (British, born Sweden, 1813–1875)
Date:
1863
Medium:
Albumen silver print from glass negative
Dimensions:
Image: 8.9 x 5.9 cm (3 1/2 x 2 5/16 in.)
Classification:
Photographs
Credit Line:
Gilman Collection, Purchase, Sam Salz Foundation Gift, 2005
Accession Number:
2005.100.757
Not on view
Inscription: Inscribed in purple ink In Carroll's hand on verso, C: "done by // Rejlander", numerous inscriptions, see verso image
(sold, Sotheby's Belgravia auction, lot 356, March 21, 1980); Graphics International, Ltd., July 15, 1980; Gilman Paper Company Collection, New York

Jones, Edgar Yoxall. Father of Art Photography: O.G. Rejlander 1813-1875. Greenwich, Conn.: New York Graphic Society, 1973.

Apraxine, Pierre. Photographs from the Collection of the Gilman Paper Company. Reeds Springs, Mo.: White Oak Press, 1985. pl. 64.

Braive, Michel-François. The Photograph: A Social History. New York: Thames & Hudson Inc., 1996. p. 164 (another print).



There is a similar carte-de-visite in the Gernsheim Collection.
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