Ball at Brocklesby

Unknown maker, Britishabout 1870

The J. Paul Getty Museum

The J. Paul Getty Museum
Los Angeles, United States


  • Title: Ball at Brocklesby
  • Creator: Unknown maker, British
  • Date: about 1870
  • Physical Dimensions: 22.5 x 28.3 cm (8 7/8 x 11 1/8 in.)
  • External Link: Find out more about this object on the Museum website.
  • Medium: Albumen silver photo collage
  • Source Credit Line: The J. Paul Getty Museum, Los Angeles
  • Object Type: Graphic art
  • Object Status: Permanent Collection
  • Number: 84.XD.1283.161
  • Inscription: Inscription: (Recto) in ink, at lower left corner: "(E. Macdonald fecit) (Brocklesby. Dec. 4th. 1870.) / (Excuse the perspective!)" (Recto) in ink, at bottom edge: identifying captions of the collaged heads
  • Display Location: Not currently on view
  • Department: Photographs
  • Culture and Date: British, about 1870
  • Culture: British
  • Classification: Photographs

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