Tokens of Affection and Regard: Photographic Jewelry and Its Makers


Subject:
Fashion , Photography , Portrait Photography , Jewelry

Description:
Companion to a 2008/2009 exhibit about 19th century jewelry that incorporated photographic portraits. "The evocative portraits preserved in photographic jewelry are rarely attributable to specific makers. ... [M]any of the nineteenth-century's major photographic artists offered these pieces." View images of selected bracelets, earrings, and pendants, and background about photographers. From the National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution.

Publisher:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution

Language:
English

Source:
http://www.npg.si.edu/exhibit/jewels/


PID= res:lii-27530