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Photograph (Carbon Print) of A. S. Newman, by H. G. Ponting, c.1930

Inventory Number: 12080
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Persons: Herbert George Ponting (Photographer)
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Brief Description: Carbon print, printed on stiff cream-coloured paper with an incised line. Portrait of a man, head and shoulders, profile looking right, holding a pipe in his left hand. The subject is thought to be A. S. Newman, who was a council member of the RMS from 1936. Initialled below the image by the photographer, who appears to be the antarctic photographer H. G. Ponting. The two photographs (the other copy is 12081) were contained in an envelope inscribed 'Portraits A.S.N. (Ponting)'.
Primary Inscriptions: Signed below bottom right of image: 'H.G.P.'.
Provenance: Royal Microscopical Society archive.
Collection Group: Royal Microscopical Society Archive
Material(s): Paper
Height Width Depth Diameter Unit
216 166 mm

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