Possible self-portrait of Clementina, Lady Hawarden

Made:
c. 1862 in London
maker:
Clementina Maude

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Possible self-portrait of Clementina, Lady Hawarden A photograph that is possibly a self-portrait of Clementina, Lady Hawarden (1822-1865), taken in about 1862
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Woman in dark dress standing in front of window. A photograph of a young woman, possibly Clementina Hawarden (b. 1847), taken by Clementina, Lady Hawarden, in about 1862.

A photograph of a young woman, possibly Clementina Hawarden (b. 1847), taken by Clementina, Lady Hawarden, in about 1862.

Reflections are a recurring theme in Lady Hawarden's photographs. She often posed her daughters in front of mirrors, exploring the idea of the double.

Details

Category:
Photographs
Object Number:
1985-5078/8
type:
photograph
taxonomy:
  • visual and verbal communication
credit:
National Media Museum, Bradford
status:
Permanent collection

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