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An image of Untitled (portrait of Sarah Bernhardt, New York) by Napoleon Sarony

Napoleon Sarony

(Canada, United States of America 1821 – 1896)

Title
Untitled (portrait of Sarah Bernhardt, New York)
Year
circa 1880
Media category
Photograph
Materials used
albumen photograph, cabinet card
Dimensions

14.3 x 10.2 cm image/sheet

Signature & date
Signed and dated l.r. image, [incised glass plate negative] "...1880... N. Sarony".
Credit
Purchased 1983
Accession number
190.1983
Location
Not on display
Bibliography (4)

Art Gallery of New South Wales, Five years on: a selection of acquisitions 1981-1986, Sydney, 1986. cat.no. 174

Natasha Bullock, Reflections in time: 19th century portrait photography, Sydney, 2005. no catalogue numbers

Robert McFarlane, Critic's Choice, Sydney, 1994. no catalogue numbers

Wayne Tunnicliffe, Bridled Passions, Sydney, 1996. no catalogue numbers

Exhibition history (8)

Exhibition of Opera and Theatre (imagery and memorabilia), Bloomfield Galleries, Australia, 01 Jun 1983–01 Jul 1983

Ten years on, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, Jan 1986–Jan 1986

Five years on: a selection of acquisitions 1981-1986, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 26 Sep 1986–23 Nov 1986

Works from the Photography Collection, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 10 Feb 1989–15 May 1989

International Photographs from the Collection, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 12 Jan 1991–14 Apr 1991

Critic's Choice, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 22 Apr 1994–10 Jul 1994

Bridled Passions, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 23 Nov 1996–02 Feb 1997

Reflections in time: 19th century portrait photography, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 13 Oct 2005–11 Dec 2005