Framed photograph, Mrs Catherine Beer; Unknown photographer; 1880-1912; RI.FW202...

Name/Title

Framed photograph, Mrs Catherine Beer

About this object

A hand coloured portrait of Catherine Beer, née Catherine Peters, who married Josiah Henry Herbert Beer, in May of 1861. In December 1861, along with their daughter Carla, the Beer's arrived in Port Chalmers aboard the 'Chile' and shortly after arriving left for Jacobs River. Catherine and Josiah had a family of 11 children, consisting of three daughters and eight sons before she passed away in 1912.

Place Made

Unknown

Maker

Unknown photographer

Maker Role

Photographer

Maker

Unknown artist

Maker Role

Artist

Date Made

1880-1912

Inscription and Marks

On a printed label fixed to the front: 'Mrs. Josiah BEER CATHERINE nee Peters'
Handwritten on a sticker on the edge of the frame: 'BEER CATHERINE NEE PETERS'
Handwritten on reverse in blue pen: 'Mrs Jos. Beer' and 'WESMUSEUM'
Handwritten on reverse in black marker: '95-51'
Handwritten on yellow sticker on reverse: '03/11'

Measurements

h 670 mm x w 570 mm x d 40 mm

Object Type

photographs

Subject and Association Keywords

People and Families (including births, weddings, deaths)

Medium and Materials

organic, processed material, paper
organic, processed material, glass
organic, vegetal, wood

Object number

RI.FW2021.268

Rights

Attribution - Non-commercial (cc) Attribution - Non-commercial (cc)

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