Cromer's Amateur / Organ Grinder on street with children passing / ca. 1848Cromer's Amateur
Organ Grinder on street with children passing
ca. 1848

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Creator Name: Cromer's Amateur
Creator Nationality: European; French
Creator Name-CRT: Cromer's Amateur
Title: Organ Grinder on street with children passing
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Creation Start Date: 1843
Creation End Date: 1853
Creation Date: ca. 1848
Object Type: Photographs
Materials and Techniques: daguerreotype
Dimensions: 8.3 x 7.0 cm., 1/6 plate
Inscriptions: verso-(in pencil) "Cromer's Amateur"
AMICA Contributor: George Eastman House
Owner Location: Rochester, New York, USA
ID Number: 76:0168:0050
Credit Line: Gift of Eastman Kodak Company: ex-collection Gabriel Cromer
Subject Terms: occupation, organ grinder
Subject Terms: street scene, figures in
Exhibition History: "French Daguerreotypy", US, NY, Rochester, GEH - Brackett Clark Gallery, February - June, 1977.//
Exhibition History: "Vanishing Presence", US, MN, Minneapolis, Walker Art Center, January 29 - April 16, 1989.//
Related Document Description: Buerger, Janet E. --French Daguerreotypes.-- Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1989. p 75 f 113.//
Related Document Description: Frizot, Michel. --A New History of Photography.-- Cologne: K├Ânemann, 1998. p. 49.//
Related Document Description: Mulligan, Therese & Wooters, David. --Photography from 1839 to today: George Eastman House, Rochester, NY.-- Cologne: Taschen, 1999. p. 52.//
Related Document Description: This image was part of GEH's 2000 submission to AMICO (Art Museum Image Consortium).//
AMICA ID: GEH_.76:0168:0050
AMICA Library Year: 2002
Media Metadata Rights: Copyright ? 1999 George Eastman House, Rochester, NY

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