Portrait -- Infant seated on a wicker chair
Savannah (Ga.) -- Social life and customs -- 19th century.
Infants -- Pictorial works.
Portrait photography -- 19th century.
Launey Studio (Photographer)
Portrait of and unknown baby in long white gown with bows at shoulders, propped in chair. Some attempt has been made to fill in eyebrows using a pen. Photograph is by Launey Studios, 141 Broughton St, Savannah GA, Back is blank.
Launey Studio is listed in the 1899 Savannah City Directory as being located at 21 Broughton Street. The manager is listed as Arthur R. Launey and the proprietor is listed as Mrs. M. L. Launey. An ad in the City Directory said they also sold picture and frames. The date of this cabinet card is probably earlier, when the company was located at 141 Broughton Street.
Scholars wishing to cite this item should include item title, Savannah Cabinet Card Collection, MS 033, Jen Library Archives and Special Collections, the Savannah College of Art and Design, and the item's url.
4 1/4 x 6 1/2 inches
Albumen print on cardstock.
MS 033 Savannah Cabinet Card Collection, Jen Library Archives and Special Collections, the Savannah College of Art and Design.