Backdrops

AAT scope note: "Objects such as cloths, screens, curtains, or canvasses, used to provide suitable background behind the subjects of photographs, paintings, or other pictorial media, or behind the actors and props in a theatrical stage or setting."


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thumbnail John L. Sullivan - The Boston Strong Boy
glass negative
Rosenfeld and Sons
circa 1916
ANN.1984.187.5715
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thumbnail carte de visite
Chase, William Moody
Circa 1868
1951.894
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tintype
1991.84.5
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unassembled frame for photography studio backdrop
backdrop frame
1980.155.456.A-G
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painted photography backdrop from the E. A. Scholfield studio
backdrop
Scholfield, Everett Augustus
1977.112.4
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cabinet photograph
Scholfield & Tingley
Circa 1888
1994.77.203
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frame for photography studio backdrop
backdrop frame
1980.155.451
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wood legs to support frame for photography studio backdrop
legs for backdrop frame
1980.155.457.AB
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ambrotype
1992.26.1
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carte de visite
Fowler, J. D. & Co.
1865
1991.187.1
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thumbnail Flower Show with models, New York, 1953
black-and -white negative
Rosenfeld and Sons
1953-03-08
1984.187.135242F
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snapshot
1943.63
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gelatin print
1985.18.35.28
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painted photography studio backdrop
backdrop
1980.155.445
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cabinet photograph
Scholfield & Tingley
Circa 1888
1994.77.202
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tintype
1977.122
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tintype
1992.26.2
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painted photography studio backdrop
backdrop
1980.155.443
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wooden box from the Hetherington Scenic Studio for delivery of photography studio backdrop to Scholfield & Tingley, New London, CT
backdrop delivery box
Hetherington Studio
1980.155.459.AB
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folding wooden photography studio backdrop
backdrop
Osborne, W. D.
Circa 1892
1979.151.1
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Portrait of a woman
daguerreotype
1971.147
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cabinet photograph
Kudanzaka, Suzuki
1987.128.1
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Portrait of an Army officer
tintype
1963.1737
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Portrait of young man
ambrotype
1971.136
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gelatin print
1985.18.35.29
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thumbnail carte de visite
Scholfield Brothers
Circa 1877
1993.159.76
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photograph
Scholfield & Tingley
1998.111.3.8
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gelatin print
1985.18.35.30
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unassembled frame for photography studio backdrop
backdrop frame
1980.155.454.A-D
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thumbnail cabinet photograph
Scholfield & Tingley
Circa 1888
1994.77.287
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unassembled frame for photography studio backdrop
backdrop frame
1980.155.455.A-D
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tintype
1989.84.12
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unassembled wooden frame for photography studio backdrop
backdrop frame
1980.155.460.A-E
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thumbnail gelatin print
McLellan ?
Circa 1890
1996.59.79
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Portrait of a sailor, New Bedford, Massachusetts
cased ambrotype
Hawes, C. E.
2006.17
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painted photography studio backdrop
backdrop
1980.155.444
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Shipping crate
shipping crate
Osborne, W. D.
Circa 1892
1979.151.2
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sepia photograph
Mills, William & Son
1876
1979.150
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thumbnail Portrait of Captain James Smith
oil painting
Fordham, Hubbard Latham (possibly by)
Circa 1840
1939.1295
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painted backdrop from photography studio of E. A. Scholfield
backdrop
Scholfield, Everett Augustus
1977.112.5
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frame for photography studio backdrop
backdrop frame
1980.155.452.A-C
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painted photography studio backdrop with flowers
backdrop
1980.155.447
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Portrait of Captain Amos Leete
daguerreotype
1985.30.1
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thumbnail Tintype of boy seated in front of painted maritime scene in paper presentation enclosure
tintype
Bon Ton Tin Type Rooms
2005.7.32
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thumbnail AMALTHAEA, bow view of warships underway, undated watercolor
watercolor
1992.79.3
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photography studio backdrop frame
backdrop frame
1980.155.450
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frame for photography studio backdrop
frame for backdrop
1980.155.453
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thumbnail Portrait of girl with dog
cabinet photograph
Scholfield & Tingley
Circa 1888
1994.77.197
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painted photography studio backdrop
backdrop
1980.155.442
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