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Object Name Print, Albumen
Other number 58.70
Description Albumen print cabinet card, portrait of Mary Jane "Polly" Bartoft Tait (ca. 1846-1880, second wife of artist A.F. Tait.
Mary Jane Bartoft, Marian Cardwell Tait's niece, came to the United Stated to live with her aunt and uncle while she recovered from an illness. She accompanied Arthur to England following Marian's death in 1872. In December 1873, Polly and the artist were married in his New York City studio.
Date 1872
Photographer Kurtz, W.
Collection Adirondack Museum Library
Catalog Number MS 73-7.10