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Portrait of Jessie Bartlett Davis as Cynisca by Max Platz, Chicago, 1889

1889 / Platz, Max (1850-1894)

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Black and white portrait of Jessie Bartlett Davis in costume as Cynisca from Pygmalion and Galatea. Handwritten on image: "Sincerely yours / Jessie Bartlett Davis / 1889 / 'I see it all I / have returned too soon.' / Galatea." On back of image: "Max Platz, / Photographer, / 88 N. Clark Street, / Chicago."

~ Platz, Max (1850-1894), “Portrait of Jessie Bartlett Davis as Cynisca by Max Platz, Chicago, 1889,” Portsmouth Public Library's Online Archives, accessed April 13, 2021, https://portsmouthexhibits.org/items/show/2329.

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Title

Portrait of Jessie Bartlett Davis as Cynisca by Max Platz, Chicago, 1889

Subject

Davis, Jessie Bartlett (1860-1905)
Studio portraits
Single-sitter portraits

Description

Black and white portrait of Jessie Bartlett Davis in costume as Cynisca from Pygmalion and Galatea. Handwritten on image: "Sincerely yours / Jessie Bartlett Davis / 1889 / 'I see it all I / have returned too soon.' / Galatea." On back of image: "Max Platz, / Photographer, / 88 N. Clark Street, / Chicago."

Creator

Platz, Max (1850-1894)

Source

Henry Clay Barnabee Collection

Publisher

Portsmouth Public Library, Special Collections

Date

1889

Format

Jpg derived from Tif

Language

eng

Type

StillImage

Identifier

PPL2017IIPhotoB_4_12