A Challenge

PhotographersJames L. Breese, Rudolph Eickemeyer Jr.

CountryUnited States

MediumPhotogravure: Text

JournalThe Photographic Times 1896

AtelierE. C. Meinecke & Co. (New York City)


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Engraving, Fashion, Foliage, Genre: Women


Image Dimensions: 18.7 x 15.2 cm May

What appears to be mistletoe represents the actual “challenge” in this genre photograph by The Carbon Studio. The hanging plant at the top of the frame as well as an airborne sprig  located near the model’s f00t has been drawn into the plate.


engraved within plate mark at lower left:

copyright 1895 By The Carbon Studio.

A Challenge.
By the Carbon Studio

A Challenge