Item 2008.001.300 - Florence Roe Orr

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Florence Roe Orr

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  • July 30th 1881 (Creation)
    Notman & Sandham

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1 photograph: 6.5 x 10.5

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In 1877, in order to convince Henry Sandham to stay with the photography studio rather than leave and devote himself to painting, William Notman offered him a partnership. The Montreal studio was called 'Notman & Sandham' until 1882, when Sandham departed for Boston to pursue a career as a book illustrator.

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Item is a carte de visite portrait of a young girl in a photography studio. Inscription on verso reads 'Florence Rose Orr - 6 years old - 30th July 1881. Made by Notman & Sandham, Montreal.

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Surface abrasion, staining.

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