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An Actor Posing with a Large-Format Camera

Benjamin J. Falkabout 1885

The J. Paul Getty Museum

The J. Paul Getty Museum


  • Title: An Actor Posing with a Large-Format Camera
  • Creator: Benjamin J. Falk
  • Date: about 1885
  • Physical Dimensions: 14.8 x 10.3 cm (5 13/16 x 4 1/16 in.)
  • External Link: Find out more about this object on the Museum website.
  • Medium: Albumen silver
  • Source Credit Line: The J. Paul Getty Museum, Los Angeles
  • Object Type: Card photograph
  • Object Status: Permanent Collection
  • Number: 84.XC.873.6039
  • Markings: (Recto, mount) impinrted in gilt, at lower center edge: "Falk [space] 949 BROADWAY, N.Y."
  • Inscription: (Verso, mount) inscribed in pencil, at upper center edge: "Draycoff, Wilfred"; in pencil at upper left edge: "OA9233" [written sideways]; in pnecil, at lower left edge: "OA [space] 9233" [written sideways]
  • Display Location: Not currently on view
  • Department: Photographs
  • Classification: Photographs


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