ca. [uncut sheet of eight carte de visite portraits of Prince Lobkowitz], André-Adolphe-Eugène Disdéri via the Metropolitan Museum of Art, Photographs Collection
André-Adolphe-Eugène Disdéri Adélaïde Ristori, dans "Médée", tragédie de Legouvé en 1860 épreuve sur papier albuminé H. 0.2 ; L. 0.23 musée ...
Photographies by André Adolphe Eugène Disdéri, famous for patenting the "carte de visite", small photographic series of photographies taken of the same person that will be used as a present for friends and other contacts.
André Adolphe-Eugène Disdéri. Chevalier Hidalgo. 1860. In the mid-nineteenth century people collected and exchanged cartes de visite,small images mounted on board, as calling cards. This is an example of an uncut sheet of images by André Adolphe-Eugène Disdéri, who patented cartes de visiteand the method of making eight negatives on a single plate, showing the subject in a variety of poses.