Albumen silver print
Image: 3 15/16 x 5 13/16 in.
Mount: 4 1/4 x 6 1/2 in.
l.l. printed: Falk
l.c. printed: Helena Luy.
l.r. printed: 949 Broadway, N.Y.
u.r. in pencil: 1x/da
Amon Carter Museum of American Art, Fort Worth, Texas
Acting Out: Cabinet Cards and the Making of Modern PhotographyAugust 15–November 1, 2020
This exhibition offers the first-ever in-depth examination of the 19th-century photographic phenomenon of cabinet cards, examining how this trend in photographic portraiture set the foundation for the snapshot and today’s digital photosharing.