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Identification and Creation
Object Number
P1982.359.62
People
Mary Georgiana Caroline Cecil Filmer, British (1838-1903)
Title
Untitled (Countess of Fife [from a reproduction])
Classification
Photographs
Work Type
album page, photograph
Date
1862-1888
Places
Creation Place: Europe, United Kingdom
Culture
British
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/317538
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Album page with albumen silver print in hand colored frame surmounted with putti, leaf decoration at bottom of frame.
Technique
Albumen silver print
Dimensions
28.9 x 23.2 cm (11 3/8 x 9 1/8 in.)
Inscriptions and Marks
  • inscription: Sitter's name inscribed in graphite beneath image within the frame.
Provenance
Seiden & de Cuevas, Inc., New York, NY, purchased from Christie's, 1978, Gift to the Fogg Art Museum, 1982. On Long Term Loan to the Fogg Art Museum from 1978 to 1982
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum, Purchase through the generosity of Melvin R. Seiden
Object Number
P1982.359.62
Division
European and American Art
Contact
am_europeanamerican@harvard.edu
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Descriptions
Description
Sitter information:

Countess of Fife. Lady Agnes Georgiana Elizabeth Hay (d. 18 December 1869) daughter of the 17th Earl of Errol. Married 16 March 1846 to James Carnegie 5th Earl of Fife KT, Lord Lieutenant of Banff.
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