Mrs F. Stanton
32 of 158 portraits matching these criteria:
- place 'Yorkshire'
Mrs F. Stanton
by Oliver François Xavier Sarony
albumen carte-de-visite, late 1860s-early 1870s
3 3/4 in. x 2 1/8 in. (95 mm x 54 mm) image size
Given by G.E.C. Carter, 1948
Artistback to top
- Oliver François Xavier Sarony (1820-1879), Portrait photographer; brother of Napoleon Sarony. Artist associated with 13 portraits, Sitter in 4 portraits.
Placesback to top
- Place made: United Kingdom: England, Yorkshire (photographers' studio, Sarony Square, Scarborough, Yorkshire)
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