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Portrait (full-length) of an unidentified individual (1 adult) seated taken at a photographic studio attributed to Mrs. R. Maynards Photographic Gallery.
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- Source of title proper: Title based on the subject of the photograph.
- Attributions and conjectures: This photographic negative is attributed to Hannah Maynard.
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1 glass plate negative : b&w
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A studio portrait taken at a photographic studio attributed to Mrs. R. Maynards Photographic Gallery, part of a larger portfolio of individual and group studio portraits of Maynard clientele. The portrait (full-length) consists of an unidentified individual (1 adult) seated holding a fan and an open book. It is a gelatin dry glass plate negative (6.5 x 8.5 inches). The studio flooring (geometrical pattern tiling, fur rug) and studio accessories including furniture (chair, pillow) and scenic backdrop (parlor scene by a fireplace and large painting) are visible. This image depicts a wider view of the portrait studio. The edge of the scenic backdrop is visible revealing a view to the back of the room and the wallpaper in the studio. This negative has been manipulated (e.g. there are touch-ups on the face and one hand of the sitter).
This negative has [pencil] on the surface of the glass plate negative. There are linear scratches at the top and bottom edge of the negative plate, resulting in the disruption of visual information in that region.
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Restriction: The format of this photograph J-04785 is a glass plate negative. Researchers should consult the online reference image or reference room copy prior to consulting the original. Please contact the BC Archives for details.
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This item is in the public domain.
Accession number(s): 95-7328-3
This photograph was originally located in BC Archives and Records Service manuscript container identified as: "Maynard Coll. Box 10 Pioneers (unnamed) #23 and "#23".
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