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Seal - Vincenzo Candela, Italy Reg. No: SH 000909
- Metal seal with a wooden handle, used by Vincenzo Candela in his photographic business in Viggiano, Italy. He specialised in portraiture, landscape and village life, and had a number of well established client base. After his migration to Australia in 1920 Vincenzo continued to use his photographic equipment, more as a hobby than a trade, taking photos of family members and friends in his home, with impromptu backdrops such as a rug or a sheet.
- Metal seal with a turned, varnished wooden ebony handle.
- Acquisition Information:
- Donation from Phil Magris, 2000
|Tagged with:||italian communities, italian immigration|
|Themes this item is part of:||Vincenzo Candela, Italian Migrant, Photographer & Tailor, 1920, Candela Collection, Candela family, Italian Migrants, 1920, Italian Historical Society CO.AS.IT. Collection|
|Primary Classification:||CULTURAL IDENTITY|
|Secondary Classification:||Ethnicity - Organisations|
|Tertiary Classification:||office equipment|
|Inscriptions:||On bottom of seal: V. C.|
|User:||Vincenzo Candela, Viggiano, Italy, by 1920|