From Flickr: “Charles Dickens (LOC)” by The Library of Congress

J. Gurney & Son,, photographer.

Charles Dickens

N[ew] Y[ork] : J. Gurney & Son, photographic artists, 707 Broadway, [1867?]

1 photograph : albumen print on card mount ; mount 9 x 5 cm (carte de visite format)

Photograph shows a profile portrait of author Charles Dickens (1812-1870), facing right.
Title from item.
Date based on year of copyright (1867). DLC
"Entered according to act of Congress, in the year 1867, by J. Gurney & Son, in the clerk’s office of the District Court for the Southern District of New York, J. Gurney & Son, Photo, N.Y."–printed on front of photograph mount. DLC
Photograph is housed in an album. Album page has decorative gold borders framing the print. DLC
Please use the digital image in the online catalog to preserve the original photograph.
Collection of the Library of Congress and the National Museum of African American History & Culture.
Purchased by the Library of Congress and the National Museum of African American History and Culture; Swann Galleries; 2017.
Formerly owned by Emily Howland. DLC
Forms part of the Emily Howland photograph album, p. 24.

Dickens, Charles,–1812-1870.

Format: Portrait photographs–1860-1870.
Albumen prints–1860-1870.
Cartes de visite–1860-1870.

Rights Info: No known restrictions on publication.

Repository: Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division, Washington, D.C. 20540 USA,

Part Of: Emily Howland photograph album (DLC) 2017656258

Higher resolution image is available (Persistent URL):

Call Number: LOT 15020, p. 24

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