Durieu, Jean, photographer (1800-1874). ALS ("Durieu").

Paris, 19 Jan. 1849.

Oblong 8vo. 1 p.


To a lady: "J'ai l'honneur de vous adresser deux cartes pour la séance de demain [...]".

Jean Durieu was a founder member of the world's first photographic society, the "Sociéte francaise de photographie". During the mid-1850s he and Eugène Delacroix accomplished a series of male and female nude portraits.

With small traces of mounting and small restored tear to edge.

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