Seated Portrait of Helen Wise
The CDV features a seated portrait of Helen Wise, a nineteenth-century actress. In the portrait, Wise is seated wearing a knee-length dress. She holds a cigar in her mouth.
Justice Frank J. and Virginia Williams
Approximate Creation Date
2 1/4 X 3 5/8 inches
Materials and Techniques Display
paper (fiber product); albumen process
recto, inscribed at bottom of print: Helen Wise verso, inscribed at top: Helen Wise / Actress / 1861 verso, backmark: C . D. FREDRICKS & CO. / 587 / Broadway, / NEW YORK. / 108 / Calle de la Habana, / HABANA / 31 Passage du Havre, / PARIS.
Carte de visite Photos
albumen prints • cartes-de-visite (card Photos)
[Physical ID#]: [Title], Frank and Virginia Williams Collection of Lincolniana, Mississippi State University Libraries.
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Frank and Virginia Williams Collection of Lincolniana (Mississippi State, Mississippi, United States)
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