Multigraph portrait of man in hat

Multigraph portrait of man in hat

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Description (Brief)
multiple images of the same subject using mirrors. The subject was seated in front of two mirrors which intersected at an angle of 65-75 degrees, resulting in four refections of the subject. The photographer stood behind the subject to capture the image. The man is wearing a grey suit and trilby hat, and has a mustache. The word "MULTIGRAPH" is printed on the left side of the mount beside the photo, and the following is printed beneath: "Blessing & Co. MADE ONLY AT 214 N CHARLES ST. BALTIMORE, MD."
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
cabinet print, photograph
date made
ca. 1870s-1900s
maker
Blessing & Co.
place made
United States: Maryland, Baltimore
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 4 1/4 in x 6 1/2 in; 10.795 cm x 16.51 cm
ID Number
1986.3048.0262
nonaccession number
1986.3048
catalog number
1986.3048.0262
subject
Portraits
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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