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Liebig, Justus , Freiherr von (1803 - 1873)
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Image caption[Justus Liebig]
Creator (Photographer) Hanfstaengl, Franz , 1804 - 1877
Publisher Bürck, E.
Image Type Postcard
Image Date [19--]
Size 10.5 x 15 cm.
Call number Smith P/L623.12A S
Notes 2 copies. Postcard from an original 1872 photograph by Franz Hanfstaengl in the Liebig-Museum, Giessen, Germany. Text on verso: Liebig-Museum Giessen ; Echte Photographie. Handwritten on verso of copy 2: Photo of Liebig in 1872. Image is similar to P/L623.12 M (not scanned), a photomechanical reproduction of the same photograph carrying a caption below the image: Justus von Liebig nach einer Originalphotographie im Liebig-Museum in Giessen. (Aufname: E. Burck, Giessen, fur "Heimat im Bild", Beilage des Giessener Anzeigers). Caption translation: Justus von Liebig after an original photograph in the Liebig Museum in Giessen. (Photograph: E. Burck, Giessen, for "Homeland in the Image", a supplement of the Giessen Advertiser). The attribution of the photograph to E. Burck refers not to the original photograph, but to the reproduction.