Pierre Petit: caricature by Carjat of photographer Pierre Petit, CdV
A rare CdV of Pierre Petit with his auto portrait. The caricature is made by Carjat.
The albumen print is pasted on a cardboard with on the back: 'Photo. Pierre PETIT & TRINQUART. Place Cadet 31. Paris.'
ca. 1859-61 (then he was associated with André René Trinquart)
Cardboard trimmed on the corners, print in good condition.
Literature: François Boisjoly: Répertoire des Photographes Parisien du XIXe Siècle, 2009