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Mrs. Pompelli, Seated
about 1900
Photography; gelatin emulsion on glass
Primary Dimensions (image height x width): 6 13/16 x 5in. (17.3 x 12.7cm) Plate (height x width): 7 x 5in. (17.8 x 12.7cm)
Credit Line: Gift of the Rosalie Thorne McKenna Foundation
Description: Portrait of a woman, tentatively identified as Mrs. Pompelli, sitting in a chair. There is a fabric backdrop in the background.
Subject note: The notes on the index card attached to a copy print of this negative tentatively identifies the subject as the Thornes' family friend, Mrs. Pompelli. Evidence of retouching on emulsion side.
Inscription: Glass side, bottom right: "79" in white grease pencil Emulsion side, top left: "IV" scratched into emulsion
Object Number: 2011.344.78
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