National Photography Month~ May 7

John Singer Sargent Drawing Ethel Barrymore by Sarah Choate Sears

About 1890 / Toned gelatin silver print / 9 15/16″x7 3/8″ / The J. Paul Getty Museum, Los Angeles, CA

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Sarah Sears was born in Cambridge, Massachusetts, into a prominent Boston family. Trained as a painter, she received prizes for her watercolors…She began taking photographs in the 1890s, and pursued a photographic career between 1900 and 1909.

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