Artist Nadar, French, 1820-1910
Title
  • Sarah Bernhardt in TOSCA
Date between 1892 and 1910
Medium albumen print
Dimensions Image: 5 3/4 × 4 1/16 inches (14.6 × 10.3 cm)
Mount: 6 7/16 × 4 1/4 inches (16.4 × 10.8 cm)
Credit Line Gift of Wm. B. Becker
Accession Number F82.315
Department Prints, Drawings & Photographs
Not On View
Signed Signed, in printed red type, on mount, bottom left: Nadar
Marks Printed, in red ink, on mount, recto, lower right: RUE D'ANJOPU ST HRE 51. | (HÔTEL PRIVÉ)
Printed type, in red ink, on mount, verso, lower right: MEDAILLE D'OR | EXPOSITION UNIVERSELLE | 1878 | NADAR | RUE D'ANJOU ST HONORE 51 | al Angle de la Chapelle Expiatoire Bt Haussmann | (HOTLE PRIVE - ASCENSEUR - TELEPHONE) | PARIS | (Anciennement Boulevard des Capuciner) | H & F PARIS
Inscriptions Inscribed, in black pen and ink, on mount, verso, top: Sarah Bernhardt | Sarah Bernahrdt as in the | first act of "La Tosca." | Paris July 1892.
William B. Becker (Royal Oak, Michigan, USA);
1982-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)
Gosling, Nigel. Nadar. New York, 1976, p. 194.