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A. Deschacht - Guinea Francaise, Two Native Women, Oval Portrait
Guinea Francaise, Two Native Women, Oval Portrait
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Contact: Charles Schwartz
Email: cms@cs-photo.com
Phone: 1-212-534-4496
Company: Charles Schwartz Ltd.
Company: 21 East 90th Street
Company: New York, NY   10128   USA
URL: http://www.cs-photo.com
Ref.#: 9991
Price: $450
Medium: Vintage Gelatin Silver Print
Image Date: ca. 1900
Print Date: ca. 1900
Dimensions: 6.75 x 9.25 in. (171 x 235 mm)
Photo Country: Guinea
Photographer Country:
Description: Guinea Francaise, Two Native Women, Oval Portrait, ca. 1900 6.75 x 9.25 inch Vintage Gelatin Silver Print The incredible hairstyles and body ornamentation of these women are documented by Deschacht's studio in Conakry, French Guinea's capital city. The Fulani, Malinké, and Susu people comprise most of the poulation in the country, which is located on the Western, Atlantic coast of Africa. A fine oval-shaped print with great details. Embossed on recto is a stamp: "A. Deschacht/Conakry/Guinee Francaise." 1

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