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Catalog Number 1984.98.92
Object Name Card, Stereopticon
Title Humourous Stereograph: "An Unexpected Guest"
Date e. 1899
Description Two sepia toned, almost identical photographs with rounded upper corners, mounted side by side on a pale orange card with rounded corners. Each photograph is a view of a man and woman seated in chairs and leaning back with their arms in the air. There is a superimposed ghost figure in front of them. They are seated in a Victorian parlour with sculptures and many paintings on the wall. Woman is dressed in white dress with dark trim at neck, waist and cuffs. Dress is floor length with leg-o-mutton sleeves. Man has 3-piece suit and four-in-hand tie.
front " COPYRIGHT 1899 BY B.W. KILBURN" "JAMES M. DAVIS, NEW YORK, ST. LOUIS, LIVERPOOL, TORONTO, SYDNEY" "12865 AN UNEXPECTED GUEST" back, "PHOTOGRAPHED AND PUBLISHED BY "B.W. KILBURN=LITTLETON, N.H."
Subjects PHOTOGRAPHS - STEREOGRAPHS
COSTUME - FEMALE
HUMOUR
ARCHITECTURE - DOMESTIC INTERIOR
COSTUME - MALE
Dimensions 3.03/3.03/3.50/7.05 - Length/Width/Length/Width
each image/each image/mount/mount