The Fairy Tale

PhotographerHarold Baker


MediumGelatin Silver

EphemeraSouvenir Kodak Competition 1905

AtelierEastman Kodak Company (Rochester, N.Y.)


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Advertising, Children, Contests, Genre: Children, Reading


Image Dimensions: 11.3 x 9.5 cm |10.6 x 8.8 cm
Support Dimensions: 23.5 x 17.4 cm | manilla leaf with deckled edge on lower margin

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Baker, of Birmingham, England, won $20.00 and an Honorable Mention in the contest for The Fairy Tale in  Class C. Open category/Enlargements. After the cover, it is the first original photograph featured in the volume pagination, opposite the introduction: The Story of the Pictures.

Mounted using Kodak dry mounting tissue on the volume manilla leaf, the photograph is printed on Velvet Velox (re-developed) photographic paper.

The Fairy Tale