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Photograph (Albumen Print, Framed) of James Simms, by Newman, Mayall & Co., Brighton, c.1880

Inventory Number: 21226
Object Type:
Place Created: Brighton England United Kingdom Europe
Accession Number: ?1937-42
Brief Description: Albumen print mounted on card, framed and glazed. Portrait of James Simms, head and shoulders, turned to right but facing slightly left of front. Signed by the subject below the photograph. Vertical format. Rich purple-brown colour. 2 copper alloy eye hooks are fitted to the back wihtcopper alloy hanging wire. Printed label on backing paper of the framer John Chaundy, Ye Olde Picture Shoppe, Oxford, with picture of the Sheldonian Theatre; label inscribed 'Property of H H Turner | formerly, given to the Science Museum.'.
Primary Inscriptions: Printed on front of mount: 'Newman, Mayall & Co., Brighton'. Signed by subject below photograph.
Provenance: Presented by H. H. Turner in the 1920s, or possibly later by his widow.
Collection Group:
Material(s): Photographic Materials
Paper
Glass
Wood
Board
Dimensions:
Height Width Depth Diameter Unit
590 498 20 mm

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