From:Nathan Lyons Research Center, Visual Studies Workshop
About this objectView of the Cursaal Platz on the shore of the Main River in Weisbaden, Germany. Cursaal Platz is part of the Bowling Green park in Weisbaden.
Place MadeWeisbaden, Germany
MakerFrancis Frith & Co.
Medium and MaterialsAlbumen print.
Inscription and Marksverso: [pencil] 79:088:01verso: [pencil] Wiesbaden [sp]
Measurements15.6 cm x 25.4 cm (image)
35.7 cm x 45.3 cm (mat)
Subject and Association DescriptionFrancis Frith is a 19th century English photographer who traveled the Middle East extensively taking collodion photographs. Frith’s photographs were distributed to the public primarily through postcards. Frith eventually established the large and successful Francis Frith & Co. photograph studio.
Subject and Association KeywordsFrancis Frith
Subject and Association KeywordsFrancis Frith & Co.
Subject and Association KeywordsWeisbaden
Subject and Association KeywordsGermany
Subject and Association KeywordsMain River
Object TypeAlbumen Print