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[Photographs from the Ambrose Bierce letters to S.O. Howes].
BANC PIC 2014.227--A
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Title:

[Photographs from the Ambrose Bierce letters to S.O. Howes]

Creator/Contributor:

Campbell, Frances Soule.

Abstract:

Copy photograph of studio portrait of Ambrose Bierce sitting in chair, holding a folded newspaper; and a photograph of an original drawing of Bierce based on the same photographic portrait.

Date:

1896 (issued)

Subject:

Bierce, Ambrose -- 1842-1914? -- Portraits

Note:

Title devised by cataloger.
Photographer unknown.
Inscription beneath image of photographic portrait: Ambrose Bierce, 1896.
Artist's signature on original drawing: F. Soulé Campbell, copyright 1904.
Ambrose Bierce letters to S.O. Howes, BANC PIC 2014.227, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley.
Purchase ; from Ursus Rare Books ; 2014.
Transferred from the Ambrose Bierce letters to S.O. Howes (BANC MSS 2014/109).

Type:

graphic
Portraits.

Physical Description:

photoprint
2 photographs in 1 folder : gelatin silver prints ; 31 x 19 cm and 17 x 12 cm

Language:

English

Identifier:

BANC PIC 2014.227--A

Origin:

California

Related Item:

Ambrose Bierce letters to S.O. Howes : Bierce, Ambrose, : 1842-1914?