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Mrs. Mattie L. Eakin

Mrs. Mattie L. Eakin

Photographer / Artist: Albright Art Parlors (Active 1883 - 1913)

Department: Photo Archives
Date: ca. 1890
Medium: cabinet card
Dimensions:
3 5/16 × 1 5/8 in. (8.5 × 4.2 cm)
Classification: Photography
Credit Line: Albuquerque Museum, gift of Simmons & Simmons Books
Object number: PA1998.011.017
DescriptionPortrait of Mrs. Mattie Eakin standing in a long dark gown with a large dark hat. Her light hair is left long and there are hand-painted flowers at her collar and waist. She is holding the cane of a parasol in her left hand and looking toward the camera.
On view
Text Entries

Mrs. Franc Luce Emma Albright
1852, Pennsylvania – 1912, Albuquerque
Albright’s Art Parlor
Mrs. Mattie L. Eakin
ca. 1890
digital reproduction of a gelatin print cabinet card
gift of Simmons & Simmons Books
PA1998.011.017

Portrait of Mrs. Mattie Eakin standing in a long dark gown with a large dark hat. She was the wife of a wholesale and liquor dealer named James D. Eakin in early New Town Albuquerque. There are hand-painted flowers at her collar and waist, a trademark of Mrs. Albright’s artistry.


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