About the Book
19th century carte de visite photographs from the collection of Michael Alvis. Photographers, if known, are identified along with the name and location of their studios. Subjects, if known, are identified. These small 2.5" x 4" albumen photographs mounted on card stock are an interesting time capsule of fashions and hair styles of the 19th century.
Features & Details
- Category Arts & Photography
Small Square, 7×7 in, 18×18 cm
- Hardcover, Dust Jacket: 9781320017961
- Publish Date May 20, 2014
- Language English
- Tags studio photography, 19th century fashions, historical photographs, cabinet cards, albumen prints, photographic portraits, 19th century photography, carte de visite, Michael Alvis, beards
Michael Alvis is a photographer who enjoys exploring many places with his camera. He has traveled to Canada, Mexico, South Korea, and all 50 states in the USA. He lived and worked in Saitama, Japan for 6 years. He enjoys travel, eating sushi, reading, and watching films.