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Miss Davies has been nursing the wounded in Serbia. She is dressed in the Serbian national costume, selling flags to soldiers in London on Serbian Flag Day., c. July 28, 1915
Vintage ferrotyped gelatin silver print on paper
8 1/8 x 6 3/16 in. (20.64 x 15.72 cm)

Creation Place: Europe
Technique: Photography
Credit Line: Restricted gift of Michael Mattis, Judy Hochberg, Fernando Barnuevo and Gloria Ybarra
Accession Number: P2020.6.669

Provenance
Purchased by the Benton Museum of Art at Pomona College on August 12, 2020 from Edwynn Houk Gallery, New York.

Dimensions
Sheet: 8 7/16 x 6 9/16

Technique
Ferrotyped prints are processed in such a way that they are shiny. The print has a sensitive surface, usually thinner, because it was put through a press while still wet.

Materials
Ferrotyped prints have a sensitive surface, usually shiny and thinner, because they are put through a press while still wet. Ferrotyping makes the surface of the photograph smoother. Light does not scatter as much on a smoother surface, so this increases contrast. That makes ferrotyped images better for press photography.

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Dimensions
  • Image Dimensions: 8 1/8 x 6 3/16 in. (206.38 x 157.16 mm)

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