Adolphe Braun Canton of Zurich (Swiss Costumed Woman)
Medium Albumen print
Photo Date 1869 Print Date 1869
Dimensions 5-3/4 x 4 in. (146 x 102 mm)
Photo Country Switzerland
Photographer Country France
Contact Alex Novak and Marthe Smith
About This Image
On decorative period mounts with attributions and titles. In 1869, Braun made a series of Swiss regional costume studies published in both 11" x 9" and smaller format, roughly 6" x 4". This model poses in a daily activity: selling vegetables at the market. Beautifully composed. See: Billeter, Malerei und Photographie im Dialog, pl.522; O'Brien and Bergstein, Image and Enterprise, p.66.
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