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Photograph of Ray Shapiro, 1899

 Item
Identifier: B286.01.0001.0001.00001

Overview

Mrs. Aaron (Ray) Shapiro seated in a chair with a book in her lap. The formal portrait consists of a mounted black & white photograph.

Dates

  • 1899

Creator

Rights and Usage Statement

Copyright restrictions may apply. User is responsible for all copyright compliance.

Extent

1 items (photograph)

Scope and Contents

From the Collection: The photographs include a portrait of Ray Shapiro, 1899, and a photograph of a plaque for a building on the JCRS campus with Mrs. Aaron Shapiro listed as a directress.

Physical Characteristics and Technical Requirements

Fair 6 x 4.2 inches black & white Matting is 10.5 x 8.5 inches.

Condition Report

There is discoloration and stains on matting, numerous scratches on the photograph and some areas of loss, but the photograph is not faded. (TKW, 2008-05-10)

Inscription and Marks

On front of photograph, in raised print on the mat portion: decorative edging around print; crown and curtain, ribbon ''Newman Studio,'' and ''New York'' below ribbon. On back of photograph: printed ''Awarded by the Photographers Ass'n of America, Diplomas and Medals 94-96-97-98-99;'' printed drawing of Newman building, ''LEXINGTON AVE. BET. 73rd & 74th STS.,'' ''Duplicates of this Picture can be had at any time.''

General

Title supplied by archivist.

Repository Details

Part of the Special Collections and Archives Repository

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