Item No: c021740
Title: Howard & Son's exhibit
Additional Title: English Furniture
Photograph Series II
"Persian Rugs; Howard & Sons."
"Time plays many parts his acts being."
1 silver albumen print; 26 x 21 cm.
A parlor scene: woman seated, reading in front of a fireplace with a grate and lined with tiles. Fireplace is set in ornate wooden panelling with mirror, cupboards with glass-paned doors,
candle holders, and shelves. On shelves are several vases and urns decorated with angels and leaves. In front of fireplace is a fabric-covered chair with a length of material draped over the back and a Persian rug. To the left of the fireplace are Persian rugs hung on the wall.
Exhibit title: Howard & Sons, London, Exhibit #125a, Main Exhibition Building, Bldg. #1.
Mounted on backing board.
Titles on labels: English furniture, and: Howard & Son's exhibit, M.B., and: Taken expressly for Harper's weekly.
Centennial Photographic Co.