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portrait of Franz Liszt
  • Europe
  • portrait of Franz Liszt, circa 1880
  • Where object was made: Europe
  • albumen print
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 13 x 9.8 cm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 5 1/8 x 3 7/8 in
    Mat Dimensions: 14 x 11 in
  • Museum purchase
  • Not on display
  • 1977.0016

Black-and-white, full-length portrait of a man (identified as Franz Liszt) in profile view, turned toward the right side of the image. He is seated and playing an upright piano. He is wearing a long, dark coat that is touching the floor and dark pants and shoes. He has wavy, white hair that reaches the back of his neck. There is a flat, white, molded column in the left side of the image.