Carte-de-visite photograph of a painted portrait of a 3/4 length image of Elizabeth Barrett Browning in a dress.


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Carte-de-visite of a 3/4 length portrait taken of aan engraving of Elizabeth Barrett Browning in a dark dress, with her head turned to her right to look towards the viewer. On the verso of the mount is printed: "Published by E. & T.H. Anthony, 501 Broadway, New York. Manufacturers of the best Photographic Albums". This engraving was done by T. O. Barlow (London, 1859) and used as the frontispiece in the 4th edition of Browning's Aurora Leigh. Barlow took his engraving from an 1858 photograph of Browning which is attributed to Louis Cyrus Macaire, LeHavre. Penciled annotation beneath the image. Some light soiling and with a line in the upper left hand corner; else very good overall. (Item ID: 12410)

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