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Artist
Dr. Guillaume-Benjamin-Amand Duchenne de Boulogne, French, 1806–1875
Adrien Tournachon, French, 1825–1903
Title
Affected weeping; face in repose
from Mécanisme de la physionomie humaine ou Analyse électro-physiologique de l’expression des passions applicable à la pratique des arts plastiques (Mechanism of Human Physiognomy or Electro-Physiological Analysis of the Expression of Passions Applicable to the Practice of the Visuals Arts.)
Date
1854–1856, printed 1862
Medium
Albumen silver print from glass negative
Dimensions
Image: 8 7/8 × 6 9/16 in. (22.5 × 16.7 cm) Sheet: 8 7/8 × 6 9/16 in. (22.5 × 16.7 cm) Mount: 15 7/8 × 10 7/8 in. (40.3 × 27.6 cm)
Credit Line

Museum purchase funded by the Buddy Taub Foundation, Dennis A. Roach and Jill Roach, Directors

Current Location
Not on view
Accession Number
2015.54
Classification
Photographs
Provenance

Likely Alphonse Bertillon, Paris, d. 1914; by descent to Pascal Vincent-Bertillon; purchased by MFAH, 2015.