User Menu

MFA for Educators

Engage your students with the collections of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, to illustrate themes and concepts in any discipline.

The Virgins of Lesbos

Paris: Georges Bell, 1858

Provenance

Private collector, by whom given to MFA September 17, 1986..

Credit Line

Gift of Charles W. Millard III

The Virgins of Lesbos

1858

Place of Publication

Paris, France

Dimensions

Overall: 32.5 x 25 x 1.4 cm (12 13/16 x 9 13/16 x 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

1986.446

Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with three photographs (salt prints from collodion -on-glass negatives).

Collections

Photography

Classifications

Photographs, Illustrated books