Ignacy Krieger studio (Krakow, Poland), labelled 'J. Krieger'Date of Photo:
Central and Eastern EuropeCountry:
Carte de VisiteSize:
92 x 56 mmAcquisition:
Joan Evans - Donated August 1941
Studio portrait of a young Polish man, sitting, wearing a hat.
Research Notes - Ignacy Krieger (1817-1889) - who signed his cartes de visite 'J. Krieger, Krakow' - has been described as Krakow's most outstanding photographer of the mid- to late nineteenth century; his son Natan Krieger (1841-1903) also became a photographer: http://www.scheufler.cz/en-CZ/photohistory/photoarchive,people-in-poland-ca-1870,52.html (accessed 30 January 2013). [PG 30/01/2013]