Bust of Edwin Booth in the role of Hamlet
- Jeremiah Gurney & Son
Collection of studio portraits of entertainers, actors and actresses who performed on the American stage in the mid-1800s.Actor, theater manager b. 1833, Maryland d. 1893Stamped on mount: J. Gurney & Son, Photo, N.Y.Handwritten on verso of image: Bust of Edwin Booth as Hamlet by [illeg.] ThompsonStamped on verso of image: J. Gurney & Son, Photographic Artists, 707 Broadway, N.Y.PH Coll 75.80.
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