• Creator
  • Jeremiah Gurney & Son
  • Created Date
  • unidentified
  • Description
  • Collection of studio portraits of entertainers, actors and actresses who performed on the American stage in the mid-1800s.Laura Keene, actress, theater manager well-known for her shrewd business sense and her ability to handle any job required to put on a production b. 1826?, England d. 1873Agnes Robertson, actress b. 1833, Scotland d. 1916, EnglandPhotograph of a drawingHandwritten on mount Laura Keene & Agnes RobertsonHandwritten on verso of... more
    Collection of studio portraits of entertainers, actors and actresses who performed on the American stage in the mid-1800s.Laura Keene, actress, theater manager well-known for her shrewd business sense and her ability to handle any job required to put on a production b. 1826?, England d. 1873Agnes Robertson, actress b. 1833, Scotland d. 1916, EnglandPhotograph of a drawingHandwritten on mount Laura Keene & Agnes RobertsonHandwritten on verso of image: Laura Keene & Agnes Robertson, in the prison scene of Jeanie DeanStamped on verso of image: J. Gurney & Son, Photographic Artists, 707 Broadway, N.Y.PH Coll 75.339. less
  • 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