Edwin Blashfield on scaffolding in the Library of Congress
Willett, Arthur Reginald, 1868-
Blashfield, Edwin Howland
Library of Congress
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1 photographic prints on board : b&w ; 23 x 19 cm., on board 51 x 30 cm.
Identification on verso (handwritten): Library of Congress, photo which Willett took of me on the scaffolding. The theatrical character of my pose was caused by Willetts [sic] telling me many times to lean further toward the light. Arthur Reginald Willett was Blashfield's assistant.
Edwin Blashfield on scaffolding in the Library of Congress, ca. 1896 / Arthur Reginald Willett, photographer. Edwin H. Blashfield papers, 1850-1980. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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