Artist/photographer: Étienne Carjat (1828 - 1906) was a French journalist, caricaturist, and photographer.
Title: Photo portrait of Emile Zola, a major nineteenth-century French writer.
Dimensions: Photo 9 3/8" x 7 3/8". Sheet 13 7/8 x 10 1/2".
Published: Galerie Contemporaine Litteraire, Artistique. 1876. Vol.3 Phot. Goupil & Cie.
Date: Circa 1862 (The Met).
Material and Techniques: Woodburytype. Mounted on the typography mat board.
Provenance: Rachel Davis Fine Arts, 2019.
Condition: good. The bottom corners of the mat are cut.
Museums: The Metropolitan Museum of Art.
The Art Institute of Chicago.