• Creator
  • Sarony, Napoleon, 1821-1896
  • Created Date
  • 1870~
  • Description
  • Collection of studio portraits of entertainers, actors and actresses who performed on the American stage in the mid-1800s.Actor, playwright b. 1824, England d. 1879, PennsylvaniaStamped on mount: Sarony & Co., 680 Broadway. FechterHandwritten on verso of image: Charles Fechter in Hamlet, about 1870Stamped on verso of image: Sarony & Co., Photographers, 680 Broadway, N.Y. Napoleon Sarony, Alfred S. CampbellPH Coll 75.228.
  • Format
  • image
    photograph
    Mounted on cardboard: silver gelatin, b&w : 2.5 x 4 in.
    Scanned from a photographic print using a Microtek Scanmaker 9600XL at 100 dpi in JPEG format at compression rate 3 and resized to 768x512 ppi. 2003