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Catalog Number 2013.12.13
Object Name Photograph, Cabinet
Description A studio photograph of a younger woman standing with one hand resting on a table. Her hair has a centre part and is tightly pulled back behind the ears. The dress is a long, dark coloured, buttoned down the front, with white lacey cuffs and a white jabot at the neck. There are three rows of ruffles around bottom of the dress. She is wearing a chain and locket around her neck. On the front, along the bottom, "Simpson, Mertens, Artistic Photographers". On back, within a Greek key border "From the Travelling Studio of Simpson Mertens Artistic Photographers. Copies can be had from this plate by sending name and number to Stouffville Gallery, Stouffville, Ontario".
Collection Core Collection