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Collection Number:


Collection Name:

Antoine Samuel Adam-Salomon Photography Collection


Adam-Salomon, Antoine Samuel

Life Dates:


Associated Groups:

Societe Francaise de Photographie



No. of Items:


Span Dates:

1860, 1870


The collection consists of three portraits of men, two of which were removed from issues of the Philadelphia Photographer, by Antoine Samuel Adam-Salomon (French, 1818-1881). Print information follows.

964:0470:0001 -- [Old man reading], September 1870. Albumen print, 14.9 x 10.6 cm;
964:0470:0002 -- [Old man playing the cello], September 1870. Albumen print, 14.9 x 10.6 cm;
981:0020:0003 -- F. de Lasteyrie, 1860. Albumen print, 26.7 x 20.5 cm.

Accession No(s):

964:0470:0001-0002; 981:0020:0003

Acquisition Information:

Purchase from Helmut and Alison Gernsheim, 1963 (964:0470:0001-0002). Purchase from Robert Mershkowitz Ltd., 1981 (R 9076).


A Box, Small (964:0470:0001-0002; 981:0020:0003)
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Additional Access:

GEH Database

See Also:

Galerie Contemporaine (964:0049:0001-0006) 6G:LP:Galerie Contemporaine Box 1 ; (964:0049:0141) 6G:LP:Galerie Contemporaine Box 8

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