Dating victorian photographs

Her knee-length frock is juvenile, but stylistically reflects adult modes, its fine white muslin material, low neckline and high waistline indicating the 1810s/early 1820s.

Ladies by year 1860 - 1952 Mounts (victorian mounts to help frame an old photo) Printable Victorian Album Pages (list 142) Selected Photographic Studios2012 Welcome to my site - Victorian and Edwardian Photographs from my own collection of antique photographs - All of the pages here now open in my new main site, everything is accessable from the links on this page, the old links should you want them, are at the bottom of this page but all have been replaced by new links.As an independent historical image consultant, using her in-depth knowledge of fashion history and over 30 years’ accumulated experience, Jayne has personally dated and interpreted hundreds of thousands of family photographs, oil and watercolour paintings, portrait miniatures, drawings and silhouettes.Please read on to discover how Jayne can help you, or your organisation.Despite the similarity, the cabinet card format was initially used for landscape views before it was adopted for portraiture.Some cabinet card images from the 1890s have the appearance of a black-and-white photograph in contrast to the distinctive sepia toning notable in the albumen print process.

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