Elliott and Fry of London
A carte-de-visite portrait of the musical giant Josef (or Joseph) Joachim (1831-1907), considered the greatest violinist of the nineteenth century.
Photographed by Elliott and Fry of London.
Condition: the print presents a large number of small black flecks, mostly in the area of the background, but is otherwise in good condition. The mount is clean, firm and solid. A wetstamp verso identifies the Scottish stockist where the carte was originally purchased.
Dimensions: the dimensions of a standard carte-de-visite are approximately 4.1" by 2.5" (10.5 cm by 6.3 cm).