Source Credit Line: The J. Paul Getty Museum, Los Angeles
Object Type: Card photograph
Object Status: Permanent Collection
Markings: (Recto, mount) imprinted in brown ink, at bottom edge under image: MADAME SARAH BERNHARDT. / W. & D. DOWNEY/ PHOTOGRAPHERS / [royal seal] / COPYRIGHT / 57 &61, EBURY STREET / LONDON, S.W."
(Verso, mount) imprinted in brown ink, from top to bottom: "[feathered crown with the words within ICH and DIEN] / W. 7 D. DOWNEY / PHOTOGRAPHERS BY SPECIAL APPOINTMENT / TO HER MAJESTY THE QUEEN / AND / TO THE IMPERIAL & ROYAL FAMILIES OF EUROPE / [lion and unicorn at royal crown seal with the words within HONI SOIT QUI MAL Y and DIEU ET MON DROIT] / STUDIOS / 57 & 61 EBURY ST. / LONDON, S.W." / [space] / Marion Imp., Paris / [all surrounded by various royal seals]"
(Verso, mount) wet stamp in purple ink, at lower left corner: "PHOTOGRAPHE / [rule] / J. KUHN / 220, Rue de Rivoli, PARIS / [fancy rule] / English Spoken / Man Spricht Deutsch]"
See object file for photography of verso mount.