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Object Detail

Studio ambrotype portrait of an unidentified young woman. She is wearing a formal dress with ribbon tied in a bow both around her neck and in her hair. She is standing next to a small round table and has her hands resting on it. She is holding an object, possibly a branch or a flower. The back of a chair is visible in the lower right hand corner. The woman's cheecks are lightly tinted pink. A dot of gold paint has been added at her neck for a brooch. Part of a three dimensional backdrop is visible on the left of the image. The ambrotype has no case or matting.
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