Photograph [George Wassell]; unknown photographer; 1909; MT2011.185.257

Name/Title

Photograph [George Wassell]

About this object

A hand coloured, black and white studio portrait of George Wassell, a farmer from Ferndale. Likely taken at his wedding to Jessie Hastie Johnston on 8 April 1909.

Place Made

[?]

Maker

unknown photographer

Maker Role

Photographer

Date Made

1909

Inscription and Marks

On the man's left lapel there appears to be an artist's signature, but it is difficult to make out.

On the reverse:
handwritten in black pen - 'F16 - 2'
handwritten in blue pen - 'George Wassell / married 8 April 1909 / Jessie Hastie Johnston / daughter of / Walter Johnston / and / Margaret Hastie'
handwritten in pencil - '89 / 2092'

Technique

printed

Measurements

h 305mm x w 239mm
medium

Format

photograph, black and white, hand coloured

Object Type

photograph

Subject and Association Keywords

clothing/fashion/costume/dress

Subject and Association Keywords

genealogy/personal and family names

Subject and Association Keywords

people

Medium and Materials

processed material, paper

Credit Line

From the collection of the Mataura and Districts Historical Society Incorporated.

Object number

MT2011.185.257

Rights

All rights reserved

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