A CDV of a young beautiful Victorian Norwegian woman. Her hair is elaborately coiled on the top of her head. Such a lovely expression. The studio, or atelier, was "Hamilton, Frederikshald" which is in modern day Halden, Norway.
Carte de Vistes were all the rage in the 1860s - a small photo portrait that could be shared with family and friends, and collected into the first photo albums. By the early 1870s the Cabinet Card began to replace the CDV, but they didn't fully disappear for a couple more decades. Antique photograph from the Civil War Era.
SIZE: 54.0 mm (2.125 in) × 89 mm (3.5 in) mounted on a card sized 64 mm (2.5 in) × 100 mm (4 in)
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