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[Postcard portrait of an unidentified man]
Work Type
Photograph, Photographic postcard
Silver gelatin print
Image 12.2 x 8.3 centimeters (4.81 x 3.25 inches)
Mount 14 x 8.9 centimeters (5.5 x 3.5 inches)
Black and white photographic postcard of a man descending the steps as he leaves a building. The photograph provides a full-length, frontal view of the man. He is wearing a medium-toned two-piece, double-breasted suit, a light-colored shirt, and a darker colored bow tie. He also is wearing a medium-toned hat with a darker-colored wide band, tilted to the left on his head.
The verso of the postcard is divided into two parts with space for correspondence on the left and an address on the right. These spaces were left unmarked. This portrait postcard is printed on AZO paper and indicated by the printed text: POST CARD across the top left side, CORRESPONDENCE/ADDRESS below left and right; in the upper right, PLACE STAMP HERE encircled by letters AZO on all four sides.
The object is in poor condition with mold and water damage, as well as scratching to the image.
Special Collections, University of Delaware Library, Museums, and Press
Accession Number
Related Item
Related to 2001.0017.0037, view of recto
ID Number
Physical Location of Original
GRA 0135, Box 2
Acquisition Information
Donated by the Porter Family - Neil, Reba and Jessica
Title devised by cataloger, November 2017
Reproduction Note
Capture device: Plustek OpticBook A300; Photoshop CS5 Extended. Settings: 600ppi; 24-bit color.
Digital Collection Name
The Baltimore Collection: 19th and 20th century Portrait Photographs
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