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Photograph, Mrs. Peter Cooper Hewitt in Masqurade Costume, ca. 1885

This is a Photograph. It was photographed by Jose Maria Mora. It is dated ca. 1885 and we acquired it in 1960. Its medium is photograph on sensitized paper. It is a part of the Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design department.

This object was featured in our Object of the Week series in a post titled She Wore Spurs of Steel.

Its dimensions are

32.5 x 18.5 cm (12 13/16 x 7 5/16 in.)

It is inscribed

On mount, printed: Mora...707 Broadway N.Y.

Cite this object as

Photograph, Mrs. Peter Cooper Hewitt in Masqurade Costume, ca. 1885; Photographed by Jose Maria Mora (Cuban-American, 1850 - 1926); USA; photograph on sensitized paper; 32.5 x 18.5 cm (12 13/16 x 7 5/16 in.); 1960-60-1

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